All European teams are seeking to strengthen their ranks in the next Mercato to compete strongly for all championships and titles, as the winter transfer window is considered an opportunity for Europe’s top players to correct the course and strengthen the team’s elements.
At the top of these teams are certainly the Spanish poles, Real Madrid and Barcelona, the two most popular teams in the world, as each team seeks, despite the different circumstances, to quickly catch the best players in the world before the other party.
In light of this, Spanish press reports revealed a huge surprise about the Spanish club, Real Madrid, approaching signing a huge deal during the upcoming summer transfer period, to strengthen the Merengue attacking line in the current season.
The former Barcelona star and the best player in his position in the world is now close to moving to Real Madrid, as the player confirmed
Spaniard Alejandro Grimaldo, the former Barcelona player and current Bayer Leverkusen player, confirmed his desire to play for Real Madrid one day.
Grimaldo said in statements reported by the Spanish newspaper AS while he was in the Spanish national team camp: There is no doubt that Real Madrid is one of the best teams in the world, and I believe that joining its ranks is the dream of any player who plays football, and I dream of wearing their shirt one day.
He continued: I know that I was a player in Barcelona, but I do not feel that the team needs me now, and of course I prefer to move to Real Madrid.
It is noteworthy that Grimaldo played 17 matches with Leverkusen in various competitions, scoring 8 goals and making 6 assists.
The left-back played for more than 5 years in Barcelona’s reserve team, and left in 2016 for Benfica, before moving at the beginning of this season to Leverkusen.
It is noteworthy that the player’s agent previously stated that there was interest from Real Madrid in the player to strengthen the right side, where the aging Carvajal is located.