Home Tag Archives: Real Madrid (page 2)

Tag Archives: Real Madrid

Luka Modric To Extend Stay With Real Madrid

Luka Modric looks set to extend his six-year stay with Real Madrid after securing a salary rise which will see him elevated to the same pay grade as skipper Sergio Ramos, Spanish media reported. Modric, 33, who inspired Croatia to the World Cup final last month, only returned to training with the European champions this week amidst rumours that he …

Read More »

Courtois Hails Madrid Move As A ‘Dream Come True’

Thibaut Courtois said his move to Real Madrid from Chelsea was a “dream come true”, as he was unveiled by the European champions at the Santiago Bernabeu on Thursday. The 26-year-old goalkeeper joined Real for a reported fee of 35 million euros ($40.6 million) on a six-year deal, with midfielder Mateo Kovacic departing Madrid for Stamford Bridge on a season-long …

Read More »

Report: Madrid Close In On Courtois As Keeper Misses Training Again

Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois is closing in on a move to Real Madrid in a deal worth around 35 million euros ($41 million), Spanish media reported on Tuesday. “Courtois, decision imminent”, Madrid sports daily Marca ran as its headline, claiming that the record 13-time European champions are “confident of his signing”. “The Courtois soap opera is coming to its end. …

Read More »

Real Madrid Rule Out Eden Hazard As Ronaldo Replacement [Report]

The departure of Cristiano Ronaldo to Juventus set the stage for what looked to be one of the more significant transfer windows in recent memory. The loss of the Portuguese, who scored 450 goals for the Galacticos, was likely to lead to a marquee signing, something Madridista’s are used to despite his nine year presence in the side. Names such …

Read More »

Klopp Slams Ramos And Labels Him ‘Brutal’ And A ‘Wrestler’ After Champions League Performance

Liverpool supporters will be excited about what lies ahead.  A busy transfer window has seen them strengthen their squad ahead of the 2018/19 campaign as the Merseyside club look to launch an attack on the Premier League title. However, the summer was a period of reflection and most certainly a case of what could have been. The Champions League final …

Read More »

Alisson, Neymar And The Most Expensive XI In Football History

Liverpool broke the bank last week to make Brazilian international Alisson Becker the most expensive goalkeeper of all time. The former Roma man made the switch to Anfield in a deal that could be worth up to £65m, surpassing the record that Gianluigi Buffon had held for 17 years. Indeed, the deal also represents the second position for which Liverpool …

Read More »