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La Liga News: 9 July 2015; Dani Carvajal Extends Real Madrid Contract, Sevilla to Sign Steven N'Zonzi

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Iker Casillas close to joining Porto, paving way for David De Gea's Real Madrid switch | Off The Post
Long-serving Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas is now on the verge of joining Portuguese side Porto, according to Spanish newspaper Marca. The Spain international, aged 33, will reportedly say goodbye to staff at the Bernabeu at an event on Friday and finalise his transfer away from the club he has played for since 1990 and professionally since 1999.

‘Casillas tribute planned for Friday’ | Football Espana
A tribute to captain Iker Casillas is reportedly being planned by Real Madrid as the player prepares to depart Santiago Bernabeu. Though official confirmation is still yet to be made, the goalkeeper is widely reported to have agreed to move to Porto on a free-transfer, bringing to an end his 25-year association with Los Blancos.

Daniel Carvajal signs contract extension at Real Madrid | Sky Sports
Spain international Daniel Carvajal has signed a five-year contract extension with Real Madrid. The 23-year-old's new deal will keep him at the Santiago Bernabeu until June 30, 2020. Carvajal came up through the ranks at Real Madrid but was sold to Bayer Leverkusen in 2012 after failing to make an appearance for Real’s first team.

Report: United want Navas | Football Espana
It is reported that Manchester United want Keylor Navas to be included in any deal that would see them sell David De Gea to Real Madrid. Los Blancos have been pursuing the signature of the Spanish shot-stopper for much of the summer, but the Red Devils are not allowing him to leave Old Trafford without a fight.

Insane reports of £99.5m bid for Real Madrid's Gareth Bale - Eurosport British
Confusion surrounds an extraordinary report from Spain today which suggests Manchester United are back in for Gareth Bale with a monster bid. Bale has been linked with a return to England with the Red Devils all summer but in recent days that interest appeared to have cooled, with United focusing on other, more affordable targets.

Real Madrid reject Chelsea's £20m offer for Isco - Inside Spanish Football
According to the Mirror, Real Madrid have turned down approaches from both Chelsea and Juventus in recent weeks and refuse to accept any offer for the Spanish international, as Rafa Benitez has informed the 23-year-old that he will play an important role next season.

Luciano Vietto a savvy singing for Atletico Madrid - ESPN FC
Atletico Madrid made their first official move in the transfer market on Wednesday by signing Luciano Vietto for a reported 20 million euros from Villarreal. The 21-year-old has only been in Spain for 12 months since arriving from his native Argentina, however his performances during that time were enough to convince manager Diego Simeone that he can help fill the void in the club's frontline created by Mario Mandzukic's exit to Juventus.

Atletico Madrid Forward Borja Baston Nearing Malaga Loan Move | InsideFutbol
Atletico Madrid forward Borja Baston is closing in on a loan move to Malaga this summer, according to Madrid-based daily AS.

Sevilla still expect Yevhen Konoplyanka to join - ESPN FC
Sevilla are not worried that Ukraine winger Yevhen Konoplyanka could back out of the agreement to join the club despite a suggestion he would rather join Barcelona. Sevilla announced last week that Konoplyanka, whose Dnipro contract expires at the end of this month, had agreed to join the Europa League winners.

Steven Nzonzi £7m Sevilla bid accepted by Stoke | Sky Sports
Steven Nzonzi is in talks with Sevilla after Stoke accepted a bid of £7million for the midfielder. An offer of £3m was rejected last month, while Stoke's chief executive Tony Scholes said at the time he hoped Nzonzi would sign a new deal. But Mark Hughes has now confirmed Nzonzi, who is in the final year of his current contract, is talking terms with the Spanish side.

Carlos Vela rejects West Ham move - Inside Spanish Football
According to the Mirror, West Ham made a strong push for the Mexican international but despite the club willing to pay his sizable release clause, Vela has rejected the move as he prefers to remain in San Sebastian. Vela has rejected several lucrative transfer offers during his time at Real Sociedad but his love for the city and the club has kept him at Anoeta, much to the joy of the Basque fans.

Villarreal have signed Atletico Madrid striker Leo Baptistao on a season-long loan deal. | La Liga News, Betting Odds, Fixtures, Reports, Table, Transfers | Sporting Life
The Brazilian striker spent last season on loan at Rayo Vallecano, scoring seven goals in 25 La Liga appearances. A statement from Villarreal read: "Villarreal have reached an agreement for Leo Baptistao to join the club next season on loan.

Moi Gómez to join Getafe according to reports - Villarreal USA
The speculation regarding Moi Gómez leaving Villarreal for next season might be coming to a near conclusion as sources claim Moi will be playing for Getafe next season. According to both Marca and AS, Moi was seen at Getafe's training ground in Segovia at the orders of former Elche coach, Fran Escribá.

Amro Tarek unveiled as Real Betis’ new signing -
Egyptian defender Amro Tarek was unveiled as Real Betis’ new signing on Wednesday after completing his move to the newly-promoted Spanish La Liga side. The 23-year-old left Egyptian Premier League club Gouna, whom he joined in January 2013 after stints with the second teams of Germany’s Freiburg and Wolfsburg.

Official: Betis sign Digard | Football Espana
Newly-promoted Real Betis have confirmed the signing of Didier Digard from French outfit Nice. The 28-year-old arrives at Estadio Benito Villamarin on a free transfer after his contract at his previous club expired. He has put pen to paper on a three-year deal with the Andalusians.

Sporting Gijon extend contracts for Iván Cuéllar and Juan Muñiz until 2018 - Inside Spanish Football
The club announced the signing of both players to three-year extensions, but in the case of 31-year-old goalkeeper Iván Cuéllar, there is an optional fourth year. Without Cuéllar, the Segunda Division Zamora winner last season, it’s likely that Sporting wouldn’t have earned promotion and the club felt it imperative to sign the stopper to a long-term deal and secure his services for their return to the Primera.

Germany agency to market Real Mallorca - SportsPro Media
German sports marketing agency MSC Sports has reportedly entered into partnership with Spanish soccer club Real Mallorca. According to, the Karlsruhe-based company will market all of the second-tier Segunda División side’s commercial assets, including its main shirt sponsorship, currently held by Air Europa, stadium advertising, and hospitality packages, for the next five years.

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