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La Liga News: 20 June 2016; Paul Pogba in Real Madrid Talks, Valencia Chasing Filip Kostic

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Often overlooked, Spain's defense is thriving at Euro 2016 | USA Today
Spain's often overlooked defense still has an important role to play at the European Championship. The offense and its unique possession game gets most of the credit for the team's success, but the defense carries the load so the talented midfielders can impress up front.

Paul Pogba in talks to sign for Real Madrid and two other clubs, confirms agent - Liga 2015-2016 - Football - Eurosport
Pogba has been heavily linked with Madrid since Zidane’s appointment as coach at the turn of the year, and Mino Raiola finally brought light to the speculation by revealing talks were under way between him and Los Blancos. "We’re in the first stage of negotiations," he told Marca.

Kante offered to Real Madrid -
Leicester City midfielder N'Golo Kante has been offered to Real Madrid and the Spanish giants are weighing up a potential bid for the France international, according to AS. Real are considering signing Kante to provide competition for Casemiro, and the 25-year-old's acquisition is unlikely to impact on any potential deal for Juventus star Paul Pogba.

Atletico's quick moves for Nicolas Gaitan and Sime Vrsaljko a smart choice - ESPN FC
The summer has hardly started and the transfer window is yet to open, but Atletico Madrid are not wasting any time. Los Rojiblancos this week confirmed the arrival of Nicolas Gaitan from Benfica for €25 million, while a deal for Sassuolo full-back Sime Vrsaljko looks set to follow suit.

Valencia close in on €15m Kostic? | Football Espana
Valencia are close to making Stuttgart winger Filip Kostic their first summer signing for a reported €15m. According to Superdeporte, Kostic has already passed initial medical tests and only needs to wait for the two clubs to settle on a fee.

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