Marquez: Ronaldo looks set to leave Real Madrid


Iker Casillas’ agent says it is not normal for the Portugal attacker to have sold his image rights to a company owned by Valencia president Peter Lim Iker Casillas ‘ agent, Santos Marquez, believes that Cristiano Ronaldo ‘s decision to sell his image rights to a company owned by Valencia president Peter Lim suggests that the forward is set to ...

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Barcelona: Josep Bartomeu wins second term as club president


Josep Maria Bartomeu has been re-elected as Barcelona president for a second term, beating former president Joan Laporta in Saturday’s election. Barcelona said on their television channel that Bartomeu received 54.63% of the votes cast by club members. The 52-year-old will now lead the club for the next six years. Bartomeu endured a turbulent spell having taken over in January ...

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Benitez: Ramos staying at Real Madrid

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Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez insists Sergio Ramos will not be leaving the club after labelling the centre-back a “winner”. Manchester United have been tipped to sign the 29-year-old after talks stalled with Madrid over a new contract, which expires in June 2017. Nevertheless, Benitez reiterated that Madrid have no intention of selling Ramos, with the Spain international part of ...

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Casillas agrees move to Porto from Real Madrid


Real Madrid have agreed a deal to sell their veteran goalkeeper Iker Casillas to Porto. In a turn of events which could have an impact in the ongoing situation regarding David de Gea’s potential move from Manchester United to the Bernabeu, Spain and Real’s long-term No 1 has agreed to move aside. In an emotional statement released by the club, ...

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Official: Dani Carvajal signs Real Madrid renewal


Despite the acquisition of Brazil international Danilo from Porto, the Spain international has decided to extend his deal for an additional year Real Madrid have announced that defender Dani Carvajal has signed a new contract that binds him to the Santiago Bernabeu until June 2020. The Spain international still had four years to run on his previous deal with Los ...

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Bryan Ruiz: Sporting Lisbon sign Fulham forward on three-year deal

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Sporting Lisbon have signed Costa Rica forward Bryan Ruiz from Fulham on a three-year contract that includes a £43m buyout clause. Ruiz, who joined the Cottagers for £10.6m from FC Twente in 2011, scored 13 times in 106 games for Fulham. The London club took up an option in May to extend the 29-year-old’s contract for another year, which allowed ...

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Arda Turan: Barcelona sign Atletico Madrid midfielder for £24m

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Barcelona have signed Turkey midfielder Arda Turan from Atletico Madrid for an initial fee of £24m. The Spanish champions said the deal for the 28-year-old could reach £29m with potential add-ons. Turan will not be able to play for the club until January as Barca are unable to register new players until 2016 under the terms of a Fifa ban. ...

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Barcelona have beaten Chelsea and Manchester United to signing of €35m Arda Turan, talkSPORT told

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The Atletico Madrid midfielder has been heavily linked with a move to England, with Chelsea and Manchester United both reported to be interested in acquiring the Turkey international. However, according to talkSPORT’s Spanish football correspondent Begona Perez the 28-year-old has all but sealed a €35million switch to Barcelona. Speaking on The Sports Bar, Perez said: “There could be an announcement ...

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