Ora possiamo dirlo. James Rodriguez, attaccante colombiano classe 1991, capocannoniere dei Mondiali brasiliani con 6 reti, è ufficialmente del Real Madrid. Gran colpo di mercato dei blancos di Carletto Ancelotti che hanno sborsato la pazzesca cifra di 80 milioni (con plusvalenza record del Monaco di ben 35 milioni di euro, ndr) per accaparrarsi il puntero [.
Arguably the World Cup's most exciting player is heading to Madrid.
Real Madrid welcomed with open arms their latest galactico signing, securing AS Monaco and Colombia midfielder James Rodriguez on a six-year contract. The transfer fee was undisclosed by Real Madrid but reports in Spain believe the fee to be in the region of €75 million.
After a dramatic Sunday, where we saw pictures and stories flying around the Internet, Colombian international James Rodríguezhas wrapped up a hectic 48 hours and completed a£63 million move to Spanish giants, Real Madrid.
The 23-year-old attacking midfielder passed his medical this morning and will be unveiled by the club this afternoon at Santiago Bernabéu.
CONFIRMED: The most anticipated signing of the summer finally settled - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
James Rodriguez has joined Real Madrid, a move expected throughout the world of football this summer, it has finally been confirmed today. The fee is believed to be in the region of €80million to secure the deal with French club, Monaco.
Arsenal withdraw from World Cup winner transfer race - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsene Wenger has pulled the plug on his interests in securing the signature of Germany midfielder, Sami Khedira. The London side are still looking to strengthen their side ahead of the impending Premier League season but have failed to agree terms with the 27-year-old.
Real Madrid finally captured their tenth European title. Meanwhile, club president Florentino Perez seems to be reverting back to his old ways of signing big names over filling holes in the team. If Real Madrid acquire James Rodriguez, then it would be a fantastic transaction for the media and fans but it may negatively affect the team.
Real Madrid began pre-season training on July 14, and their squad will be boarding a flight to the United States this Monday as they prepare to compete in the International Champions Cup.
Los Blancos have won the last three editions of the summertime competition and willplay their opener against fellow Group A member Inter Milan in the California Memorial Stadium at the University of Berkeley on July 26.
Real Madrid has completed the signing of midfielder Toni Kroos from Bayern Munich. The 24-year-old German international has signed a six-year contract with the Spanish giants and reigning European champions.
According to reports in the Spanish capital, Kroos will be presented in the Royal Box this afternoon at the Santiago Bernabeu.
FIFA have this afternoon declared that James Rodriguez's drop-dead gorgeous volley against Uruguay in the second round has been officially voted the 2014 World Cup's Goal of the Tournament,beating Robin van Persie's swan dive header against Spain into second place which gives us a good excuse to marvel at it's immaculate majesty all over again.
€75m Manchester United target set to sign on Monday - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
James Rodriguez was just another good player playing in the Portuguese league couple of years back. His move to Monaco didn't create much hype in European media as well and it needed a strong platform like the World Cup to prove his true mettle and to get the global recognition, he deserves.
Manchester United's big money target to sign this week - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
James Rodriguez had an outstanding 2014 FIFA World Cup where the Colombian wonthe Golden boot for scoring six goals in the competition. As a result of his sensationalperformances in Brazil, he caught the attention of big European clubs, namely Manchester United and Real Madrid.
For months it looked like Bayern Munich and Germany star Toni Kroos was heading to Manchester United, but a change in manager their gave Real Madrid the opportunity to grab Kroos for the bargain price of €25 million.
Kroos was in his last year of his contract at Bayern, and was not going to sign an extension, allowing the European Champions to get him for a song.
By 1970's Gooner Sami Khedira's move to Arsenal had looked really on when Wenger put in a bid which was accepted by Real Madrid. The only matter that remained was the player's personal demands. But thesalary requested would have broken Arsenal's wage structure. We were all very excited of course. Some compromise would be found we thought.
Arsenal may have more money to spend this summer than ever before, with the debt incurred by building the Emirates stadium no longer requiring Arsene Wenger to scour the French second division and other corners of the football globe looking to unearth a hidden gem in the transfer market. But the Frenchman is still not [.
Alvaro Borja Morata è della Juventus. Il club bianconero ufficializza l'acquisto, a titolo definitivo, del giovane e talentuoso attaccante spagnolo dal Real Madrid. 20 milioni ("in tre esercizi") al club madrileno, quinquennale invece per il calciatore iberico, classe 1992. "Saluto tutti i tifosi juventini, sono molto contento di essere alla Juventus".
Khedira is almost gone. Apparently he wants some more green to move to Arsenal. One thing is for sure, nobody is going to move to Manchester United at least for this season because of lack of Champions League football so lets not talk about Manchester United signing Benzema, Khedira or Di Maria. Real Madrid [.