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The race is on to sign Girona’s Pedro Porro as Barcelona and Real Madrid do battle

Barcelona and Real Madrid will do battle for Girona starlet Pedro Porro, according to Mundo Deportivo. Porro’s name is largely unknown in Spanish football but at La Liga club Girona – he is being tipped to become one of the most explosive youngsters to come out of the club. Having impressed for Girona’s B side last season, scoring 15 goals and bagging 30 assists – Porro was expected to sign new terms with the Catalan club. However, it is now understood that Barca and Madrid are looking into a summer…

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The future is bright at Real Madrid for Isco, who is delighted with Lopetegui appointment

Real Madrid forward Isco has revealed his happiness at the appointment of Julen Lopetegui. The Spanish international is currently representing his country at the World Cup in Russia and had a largely impressive game against Portugal in the 3-3 Group B opener last Friday evening. That performance came off the back of an indifferent season at the Santiago Bernabeu, where he was in and out of the Madrid side whilst under the management of Zinedine Zidane. Zidane has since departed the European champions in a shock decision, but his replacement…

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Ronaldo has famously ‘ugly’ bust replaced in Portugal

The controversial bronze statue of Cristiano Ronaldo has been replaced, Portuguese media reported on Monday morning. Ronaldo, famously known for his good looks – was left red faced after the unveiling of a statue at in Madeira 16 months ago, which was seen by thousands at the city’s airport. The Real Madrid forward, who was born in the capital Funchal saw his sculpt designed by local artist Emanuel Santos, but it has now been removed. The original was swapped on Friday at the request of the Real Madrid superstar’s entourage,…

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Hazard contacts Real Madrid whilst preparing for Belgian opener

Chelsea forward Eden Hazard has reportedly told Real Madrid that he wants a summer move, according to various reports. The 27-year-old who is preparing for his country’s opener at the World Cup in Russia, has reportedly told his representatives to force a move to Madrid, who have been interested for some-time. Madrid have long been interested, whilst Atletico Madrid and Paris Saint Germain have been linked but it seems the European champions are leading the race to sign the Belgian after he told them of his intentions to move to the…

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Will Raul de Tomas’ new contract spell the end for Mayoral with Real Madrid?

Raul de Tomas is coming off the back of his best ever season on loan with Rayo Vallecano. He scored 24 goals in 32 games for the Liga 123 side this season, leading them to win the title. Raul de Tomas confirmed on his official Twitter account on Saturday, that he has signed a new contract with Real Madrid which will keep him at the club until 2023. Before signing this new contract, he had only one year on his existing deal. After a few unsuccessful loan spells with Cordoba…

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Cristiano Ronaldo accepts two-year prison sentence and £16.5m fine over tax fraud

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has accepted a two-year prison sentence and £16.5m fine over tax fraud. Following the Champions League final last month against Liverpool, Ronaldo has been at the forefront of Spanish media, having not fully confirmed his future at Madrid yet and been involved in off-field tax fraud case. Ronaldo, who first denied any wrong doing in accusations that he had defrauded the Spanish treasury between 2011 and 2014 – has now pleaded guilty and been given his terms. Lawyers and agents representing the former Manchester United…

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Real Madrid complete deal for Santos wonderkid Rodrygo

Real Madrid have agreed a deal to sign Santos forward Rodrygo for €45 million, as reported by Goal. The 17-year-old will not join Los Blancos until July 2019, giving him another year to develop in Brazil. This deal is similar to the one that will see Vinicius Junior move to the Santiago Bernabeu from Flamengo this summer. Real Madrid get new Brazilian wonderkid Rodrygo joins after a breakout season, having only made his debut in November last year, aged just 16. He went onto become Santos’ youngest player in the…

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De Gea prepares for Portugal with Man United deal almost signed and sealed

David De Gea will sign a new contract with Manchester United this summer, according to various reports in English and Spanish press. After missing out on young Athletic Club keeper Kepa, Madrid president Florentino Perez has taken his desire to sign a replacement for Keylor Navas to the next level. Perez, who is keen to find a long term number one and to fit the mould of club legend Iker Casillas – is a fan favourite of De Gea, having watched him develop as a youngster at cross-city rivals Atletico…

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Lopetegui addresses the press after shock Spain sacking and Real Madrid deal

A day after his shock sacking as Spain National Team coach, Lopetegui was officially unveiled as Real Madrid manager at the Santiago Bernabeu. Lopetegui’s introduction to the club began with Real Madrid president Florentino Perez stating to the media “We wanted to do this event after the WC, after another win by the national team. But series of events mean we are here today, to start a new stage for all Madridistas”. The sacking did come as a major surprise to a wide range of the footballing world, from players,…

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Alisson looks set to join Julen Lopetegui at Real Madrid

Real Madrid are after a whirlwind month! Having won their third Champions League in a row under Zinedine Zidane, they saw the Frenchman leave the club a mere five days after their 13th European triumph. Since then, they have confirmed their new manager to be Julen Lopetegui. It was expected the Spaniard would take over the reins at the Bernanbeu after the World Cup. With the chaos on Wednesday – Luis Rubiales ensured that would not be the case – and sacked the national team manager. Now, Real Madrid have…

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