Manchester United are reportedly prepared to offer £42m to Real Madrid in January in order to secure a deal for their star defender Sergio Ramos.
Over the past decade, the fiery Real Madrid captain has come to encapsulate what the club is all about. In a new video, Ramos reflected on his career at Madrid combined with a throwback to when he first signed in 2005.
The Real Madrid captain was a top transfer target for Manchester United last summer and the defender was actively pursued by the Premier League giants before he penned a new deal with Los Blancos.
Arsene Wenger is set to oversee a complete overhaul of the British players in his squad, and is likely to cut as many as six of his home-grown stars lose in the summer transfer window.
Real Madrid have a huge task ahead of them in the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final against Wolfsburg at the Santiago Bernabeu, but will be boosted by the return of several key players who were rested in the weekend win over Eibar.
Real Madrid needed a stoppage time winner from Brazilian midfielder Casemiro to move back within 12 points of La Liga leaders Barcelona with an unconvincing 2-1 win at Las Palmas on Sunday.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored one and assisted the other to help Real Madrid claim a 2-0 victory over Champions League round of 16 opponents AS Roma at the Santiago Bernabeu. Despite his contributions, the Portuguese was booed by some sections of the home fans.
Even though Sergio Ramos trained with the entire squad, he will be rested against Real Betis as Zidane ponders over Gareth Bale’s replacement in the starting eleven.
In a thrilling match at the Mestalla, Real Madrid lost ground on their title rivals with a 2-2 draw against Gary Neville's Valencia. Captain Sergio Ramos was disappointed with the result, but said that the team showed immense character, and that Rafael Benitez deserves plenty of credit.
Real Madrid take a full strength squad to take on Valencia at the Mestalla knowing that they cannot miss the opportunity of closing the gap on bitter rivals FC Barcelona who were held to a draw by Espanyol.