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Roberto Carlos says there will be conversation between Perez and Ramos to reach contract renewal agreement
Brazilian legend Roberto Carlos has said he's sure Real Madrid president Florentino Perez and club captain Sergio Ramos will have a conversation to sort out the Spanish defender's future at the club. Ramos' current contract with Real Madrid expires at the end of June, and a deal to renew the contract has not yet been agreed.
"He is currently recovering from an injury," Roberto Carlos said during an interview with Onze Mondial [via Marca].
"I am very sure that there will be a conversation between Sergio and the president to reach an agreement. Sergio is the face of the club, a great player and we'll see what happens."
Kroos and Casillas hail Sergio Ramos and hope he stays on at Real Madrid
Speaking on Ramos' situation, Casillas said at an event in Avila for the Cruyff Court Fundacion, "Let's hope that for the good of football [that] the two [Real Madrid and Ramos] can come to an agreement to reach a point of harmony, so that everyone can be happy. I lose. I like football, I like Sergio Ramos being at Real Madrid and I would like him to remain there. It's a decision between the club and him."
Kroos also spoke about Ramos and hailed him as the best captain he has ever had.
The German maestro said, "I believe that we don't have to speak about the importance of Sergio [Ramos] for Real Madrid. I don't know how things are going with the club. I believe that he has 20 days of his contract left. I can only say that I have enjoyed these eight years a lot and I hope to have many more years with him. He has always been a great teammate and a great captain, he has been the best captain that I have had in my career."
Mbappe opens up on his future amid Real Madrid rumours
As reported by Managing Madrid, while speaking up on his future and Madrid rumours, Mbappe told, "I have to make the right decision and it is difficult. I must give myself every opportunity to make a good decision. I am in a place that I like, where I feel good, but is this the best place for me? I still don’t have the answer."
He added, "PSG understand my requests because they know that I am not going to make any treacherous move. Being a great player is also knowing how to do things in a clean and classy way off the field."
Carlo Ancelotti eyeing Timo Werner
According to The Hard Tackle via Fichajes, Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti believes Timo Werner is the perfect successor to Karim Benzema as Los Blancos' striker. Ancelotti is reportedly also ready to bring back James Rodriguez to the club.
Interest in Robert Lewandowski reignited
According to AS, Real Madrid have once again registered their interest in bringing Robert Lewandowski to the Santiago Bernabeu.
Lewandowski has scored 294 goals in 329 appearances for Bayern and his contract expires in the summer of 2023.
Marcelo set to stay at Los Blancos
According to Marca, Marcelo is all set to stay on at Real Madrid for the 2021-22 season. The Brazilian's future has been in doubt for quite some time now.
Kroos wants Ramos to stay at Real Madrid
Toni Kroos has spoken up about his club captain's future and said, "I don't know how things are going with the club. Of course he's a top colleague and I enjoyed very much playing with him and I really hope that we'll have some more years together. But in the end it's not my decision. What I can say is that he's a great guy - and the best captain I ever had in my career."
Ancelotti wants James back at Real Madrid
Carlo Ancelotti wants James Rodriguez back at Real Madrid, according to The Hard Tackle via Fichajes.
However the report does state that a move is perceived as unfeasible by Florentino Perez.
Madrid have to pay €35m for Italian star Manuel Locatelli
Los Blancos are asked to pay around €35m in order to price Manuel Locatelli away from Sassuolo according to The Hard Tackle via Defensa Central.
Madrid set Brahim Diaz price
Real Madrid wants €30 million for Brahim Dias as reported by The Hard Tackle via Goal. Diaz managed to net seven goals and register four assists from 39 games last season.
Real Madrid preparing player-plus-cash offer for Kylian Mbappe
Los Blancos are coming up with a player and cash deal to offer to PSG for Mbappe according toThe Hard Tackle via Defensa Central.
The report states that Madrid will offer PSG Raphael Varane plus €75 million to the Ligue 1 side for the player. However, it is expected that PSG will reject the deal.
Ramos optimistic of Real Madrid future
According to Marca, Los Blancos are positive on Sergio Ramos' future at the club. After a standstill in negotiations, Ramos has reportedly agreed to accept a one year deal at Madrid instead of his earlier demand of two.
Paqueta interest reignited
Real Madrid is interested in Lyon midfielder Lucas Paqueta, according to The Hard Tackle, who quoted Defensa Central.
Paqueta has been brilliant since making the move to France, scoring 10 goals and providing six assists in 34 appearances for his team. With Kroos and Modric entering/in their late 30s, Madrid could aim to replenish their midfield.
Real consider Wanda Metropolitano move
Man Utd willing to pay Varane £10.3m-a-year
Defensa Central have revealed certain details of Manchester United's offer to Raphael Varane and it is understood that the Frenchman has been offered an annual pay of £10.3m in order to join the Old Trafford outfit. The centre-back earns £4.3m-a-year currently.
Dani Ceballos comments on his Real Madrid future
In an interview with Cadena Ser's El Larguero programme, Ceballos said, "I think this year I matured as a player and I believe it’s now time for me to settle in a club with a long contract so that I can show my game. Ancelotti just arrived and we have to talk. I haven’t met him, but many players told me good things about him, so I’m sure Madrid will be good for him."
Speaking about his future, Ceballos added, "It’s clear that first I have to talk with coach Ancelotti and know what he wants from me and tell him what I want, which is to be relevant. I’m not going to the Euro and there’s a World Cup coming soon. We must have an honest chat."
Real Madrid sign Ruben Montero
According to a report from Defensa Central, Real Madrid have signed young goalkeeping prodigy Ruben Montero to their academy.
Marcelo's incredible skill video stuns fans on Instagram
Kylian Mbappe will stay at PSG - Nasser Al-Khelaifi
Nasser Al-Khelaifi has said that Mbappe will be staying on at PSG.
Speaking to L’Equipe, Al-Khelaifi said, "Mbappe is going to stay in Paris. We will never sell him and he will never leave on a free [transfer]. All I can say is that things are going well, and I hope we can reach an agreement [on a new contract]"
Real Madrid withdraw new contract offer and allow Sergio Ramos to leave
According to ABC, Los Blancos have withdrawn the offer presented to Sergio Ramos and have decided to let him leave. Real Madrid will indeed prepare a fitting farewell to bid goodbye to their legend.
Zidane's exit was a surprise for everyone, says Benzema
Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema said Zinedine Zidane's exit from the club at the 20-21 campaign was a surprise for everyone. "Yes, of course, it was a surprise for everyone, not only for me. But certainly, he has always been like a big brother to me. Because I have known him for a long time and he has helped me both on and off the pitch. It was a difficult decision for everyone. Now we have another coach and we are going to try to be successful again," the France international told Marca.
Courtois insists Hazard will stay at Real Madrid
Thibaut Courtois has said he is 100 per cent sure Eden Hazard will stay at Real Madrid. The Belgian attacker has not lived up to the expectations since his big money move from Chelsea, but amid rumours Real Madrid have put him on the transfer market, Courtois insists Hazard does not want to leave the club.
"I'm 100 percent sure that he'll stay, he doesn't want to leave," the goalkeeper said in an interview with Le Soir and Sudpresse [via Marca].
"Only the Madrid press write about a desire to leave. He wants to carry on, play injury free and win titles."
Ramos on Verge of Real Madrid Exit After Disagreement Over Mbappe Stance
Sergio Ramos is reportedly close to leaving Real Madrid this summer after falling out with the club over Paris Saint-Germain star, Kylian Mbappe.
Ramos will become a free agent when his contract ends on June 30, and has been linked with a move to Manchester City and Manchester United. According to AS, talks over a new deal have broken down between the Madrid captain and club president Florentino Perez.
The reports claims that Ramos was among a group of 10 players, who were unhappy with the decision to take a 10 percent paycut due to the coronavirus pandemic and the lack of supporters in the stadium.
Read the full article:Sergio Ramos on Verge of Real Madrid Exit After Disagreement Over Kylian Mbappe
Real Madrid chasing Richarilson move
Football Insider is reporting the Brazil star Richarilson could be reunited with Carlo Ancelotti at Real Madrid. This comes a year after Everton rejected a reported £85 million offer from Barcelona over a year ago.
5 former Ancelotti players Real Madrid can choose from this summer
Carlo Ancelotti has trained some great players over his career. As he returns to Real Madrid, there are some interesting options he may choose from with regards to bringing his former players to the Santiago Bernabeu this summer.
Among these options are Lucas Digne, Kalidou Koulibaly, Fabian Ruiz, Kingsley Coman and Lorenzo Insigne.
Real Madrid to target Erling Haaland if Mbappe deal fails
Real Madrid will reportedly target Borussia Dortmund hitman Erling Haaland if they fail to sign Kylian Mbappe this summer.
The Borussia Dortmund star has been a Madrid target for quite some time and could be available for €75 next summer.
Mbappe explains Real Madrid snub in 2014
La Liga president speaks about Real Madrid's approach for Mbappe
Javier Tebas has revealed why Real Madrid could sign Mbappe from PSG.
On the Spanish-based show El Golazo de Gol, Tebas said, "Madrid could sign Mbappe, it’s feasible. But the fact is that Real Madrid need to concentrate on other issues. Bale is the key because of his high salary."
He added, "It would be good for La Liga to have Mbappe playing in Spain. For a club to sign both Mbappé and Haaland together, that seems impossible to me."
Real Madrid leading Locatelli race
According to a report by Transfer Market Web, the race to sign Manuel Locatelli in the summer transfer window is intensifying. The Italian youngster is being tracked by Real Madrid, Manchester City, Chelsea, Juventus and PSG.
As of now, Real Madrid are leading the race to sign him.
Bale considering retirement after Euro
At the end of 2020-2021 league season, Bale released some cryptic remarks regarding his future. When questioned on it further, he said his mind is only on Wales.
“I know what I’m going to do. I’m fully focused on the Euros,” Bale told Sky Sports. He added, “I don’t need any distractions going into it, nor during the tournament. I’m fully focused 110 per cent on Wales. That’s all my mind is on. I don’t want to cause any problems anywhere because I know things can get mixed in the media and people start making headlines. My sole focus is on Wales this Euros and nothing else. Anything else about my career, my future, will be sorted after.”
Pintus returns to Real Madrid
Real Madrid have confirmed that fitness coach Antonio Pintus has returned back to the club after leaving for Inter Milan in 2019. He has previously worked with clubs like Chelsea, Juventus, Marseille and Monaco.
Hazard hails Ancelotti's appointment at Real Madrid
“Everyone in Madrid knows what Ancelotti gave the club in the past. He won the Champions League with this group and knows many players. We know he is a very experienced coach and he knows the city and the fanbase. I think we can achieve great things together,” said Hazard.
He continued, "Ancelotti is a very friendly person who just wants to win. That’s what we all want, we will have the chance to work together, it’s good for me."
Real Madrid to sign Kylian Mbappe as a gift to Carlo Ancelotti
La Gazetta dello Sport claims that Los Blancos to gift Kylian Mbappe transfer as a token of appreciation to Carlo Ancelotti for signing with the club.
Mbappe reveals why he turned down Real Madrid as a teenager
In a recent interview, Mbappe spoke about almost joining Madrid as a teenager and said, "Turning down the offer from Real Madrid when I was 14? My father wanted me to have a French education. Going to Spain, even if it was with Zidane, it was still another country with another culture."
Ancelotti lays down Eden Hazard expectation
New Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has revealed his expectations from Eden Hazard. In his press conference, he said, "He (Hazard) is a top player. He has had problems in his first year. He still has not reached his maximum potential, but he is going to do it because he wants to."
Ancelotti added, "When you're motivated...This could be the year he reaches his full potential."
Real Madrid determined to sell Bale, Isco, Marcelo this summer
Marca report that despite Ancelotti's arrival, Real Madrid will go ahead with the sales of Gareth Bale, Isco and Marcelo this summer.
Mbappe-Ronaldo-Icardi linked with a triple transfer domino effect
The first domino effect of the summer transfer window as reported by Gazetta dello Sport states that Kylian Mbappe's move to Real Madrid will spark a move that could see Cristiano Ronaldo move to PSG while Mauri Icardi will head to Juventus.