Alvaro Morata 'happy' at Juventus amid Real return talk - ESPN FC
Juventus centre-forward Alvaro Morata says that it is not just him who decides whether he will return to former club Real Madrid this summer. Morata, 22, joined Juventus for €22 million 12 months ago in a deal which included a clause saying Madrid could repurchase the youngster for €30 million a year later.
Eden Hazard worth more than Cristiano Ronaldo CIES - ESPN FC
Unsurprisingly, Barcelona's Lionel Messi tops the ranking with a top value of €280 million but Ronaldo (€124m) has slipped down behind Hazard (€148m) by virtue of the fact he is six years older and his contract is also two years shorter.
Real Madrid winger Cheryshev waits on future with Villarreal - ESPN FC
Real Madrid winger Denis Cheryshev says is still no clearer as to where he will be playing his football next season. Cheryshev, 24, has just completed a successful season-long loan with Villarreal, who finished sixth in La Liga to qualify for the group stages of the Europa League.
Cristiano Ronaldo's mother detained for carrying €55,000 - Goal.com
Cristiano Ronaldo's mother got herself into trouble with the law recently when she was found to have been traveling with 55,000 euros ($61,800) in her hand luggage. according to reports in Spain. According to Europa Press, Dolores Aveiro was in the Barajas airport in Madrid in April when a routine search found out how much money she was carrying.
Real Madrid to allow two promising stars to leave | FutnSoccer
Martin Ødegaard and Marco Asensio are two players with a bright future in football. The former is only 16 years old and has already been compared to Lionel Messi, while the latter has garnered fame in Spain for being the model of talented player that the country appreciates so much. Both of them were signed by Real Madrid during the winter, but they should forget about playing with the first team next year.
Filipe Luis ‘turns down Madrid’ | Football Espana
Filipe Luis has rejected an approach from Real Madrid as if he leaves Chelsea, it will only be for former club Atletico Madrid. The Brazil left-back quit Vicente Calderon for Stamford Bridge a year ago and has been linked with a return after struggling to dislodge Cesar Azpilicueta in Jose Mourinho’s side.
Rafael van der Vaart closing on Betis transfer from Hamburg - ESPN FC
Attacking midfielder Van der Vaart, 32, has spent the last three seasons at Hamburg, having previously played for Tottenham Hotspur, Real Madrid and Ajax, and also winning over 100 caps for his country and playing at three World Cups and three European Championships.
Toby Alderweireld set for Atletico Madrid talks | Sky Sports
The 26-year-old Belgium international, who enjoyed a successful loan spell at Southampton last season, will return to his parent club after duties with his country to discuss his next move. Sky sources understand Saints have first option to sign the defender but Atletico can alter that arrangement via a small payment and create an open market for the player, who has attracted the interest of a host of Premier League clubs.
Garitano Eibar exit confirmed | Football Espana
Gaizka Garitano won’t remain as Eibar Coach despite the club avoiding relegation after Elche were sent down for non-payment of tax. Los Armeros were condemned on the final day of the season and Garitano announced his resignation almost immediately, with Marca noting his contract would have been renewed if Eibar stayed up.