Real Madrid Transfer News: Several players set to leave Los Blancos this week as Zinedine Zidane sets out to revamp the club.
Following Real Madrid’s disastrous season, Zinedine Zidane has been entrusted the task of rebuilding the team. The Frenchman has already spent £268.6 million on Eder Militao, Rodrygo Goes, Luka Jovic, Fernald Mendy and Eden Hazard. As a consequence, he will have to let go of several players in his squad.
In the last week or 2 Real Madrid have agreed terms with Atletico Madrid and Chelsea over the permanent transfers of Marcos Llorente and Mateo Kovacic respectively. And they are set to lose more in the coming week.
@slbenfica_en are expected to pay between €20 and €25m for the Raul De Tomas.
Mateo Kovacic has joined @ChelseaFC for €45m.
Marcos Llorente has moved to @atletienglish for an initial fee of €30m while Theo Hernandez's expected €20m switch to @acmilan#TransferNews#RMA
— Ubani Izuchukwu (@IamEngie) July 2, 2019
AS have reported that Real Madrid will announce the departures od Theo Hernandez, Dani Ceballos, James Rodriguez and Raul de Tomas this week.
Santiago Bernabeu Departures
Theo Hernandez is set to move to AC Milan on Tuesday or Wednesday. The left back was originally set to join Bayer Leverkusen. However, a meeting with Paolo Maldini in Ibiza was enough to convince Theo to accept a move to Milan.
Theo Hernández has passed a medical at AC Milan ahead of his £17m move from Real Madrid. He'll put pen to paper on a 5-year contract. (Source: MARCA) pic.twitter.com/lLpsxyZRNX
— Sports Extra (@AlexSportsExtra) July 2, 2019
Dani Ceballos is set to follow Hernandez to AC Milan, albeit in a loan deal. Much to Ceballos’s displeasure, the youngster wants to remain a Madrid player, Milan will have a purchase option. However, Madrid have reportedly managed to add a buy back clause in their deal.
Report: After completing a deal for Theo Hernandez, Milan have their eyes set on Dani Ceballos in what could be a combined €60m sweep on the European giants Real Madrid.https://t.co/PPxxD49lkd
— TheMilanBible (@TheMilanBible) June 29, 2019
James Rodriguez is set to reunite with Carlo Ancelloti at Napoli after Bayern Munich refused to make a move for the attacking midfielder. Finally, Raul de Tomas, will be sold to Benfica. The striker has impressed with Rayo Vallecano, but he still has a lot to do before he can peg back Karim Benzema or new signing Luka Jovic from their roles. De Tomas will probably be sold off with a buyback clause, as Madrid do with most youngsters.
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