Transfers Real Madrid January transfer news LIVE: Ronaldo hands transfers demands to Real chiefs Goal Last updated 1 year ago 23:45 1/2/18 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(2) Getty Images Transfers Real Madrid Primera División Goal summarises the biggest transfer talk involving Real Madrid as Zinedine Zidane considers his January transfer window options Ronaldo hands his transfer demands to Real chiefsCristiano Ronaldo has handed his transfer demands to Real Madrid chiefs, with two goalkeepers part of the list, according to Diario Gol, via Daily Mail.The Portuguese apparently does not believe that Kiko Casilla or Keylor Navas are of a good enough standard and wants two new players to replace them.Ronaldo reportedly also wants more reinforcements in defence although he has apparently stated that he is happy with the current forward line in place at the Bernabeu. 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A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player Real Madrid set to sign KepaReal Madrid are set to activate the Kepa Arrizabalaga’s release clause and secure the signing of the Athletic Club goalkeeper, Marca reports.Athletic are not interested in selling the 23-year-old Spain international, but the European champions will bypass negotiations with the Basque club by paying the €20 million required to trigger his clause and begin talks with the player.Athletic will, however, make an attempt to persuade the shot stopper to snub Zinedine Zidane’s side and remain at San Mames.Kroos to be sold to Man UnitedReal Madrid are ready to offload Toni Kroos to Manchester United in an effort to help fund a sensational move for PSG star Neymar, according to The Express .Madrid want Neymar to be the long-term replacement for Ronaldo, though the club will have to comply with FFP, and even the sale of Gareth Bale may not be enough to meet the regulations, with the German tabbed as the additional fall guy. PSG and Manchester City are also being tabbed as potential buyers for Kroos. Madrid to call off Hazard pursuitReal Madrid are set to call off their pursuit of Chelsea attacker Eden Hazard, according to Marca . Instead, Zinedine Zidane is planning on giving a chance to 23-year-old Marco Asensio as the club believes adding the Belgian would further hinder the Spaniard’s development.In fact, the report states belief from the directors in Asensio is so high, they have stopped any further attempts to sign Hazard.Icardi waiting on Real moveMauro Icardi is stalling on signing a new contract at Inter as he waits on Real Madrid to make a move, reports AS .The Argentine forward has starred in Italy again this season and has been heavily linked with a switch to Santiago Bernabeu.Real reach Rafa Mir agreementReal Madrid have a deal in place to sign Valencia striker Rafa Mir for €500,000, claims Marca .He will join the youth ranks in the Spanish capital having finally got his wish of making a move, with a switch blocked last summer.Real to break world record for Neymar?What are your 2018 predictions? Goal’s chief correspondent Peter Staunton believes it’s possible that Neymar could break his own world record transfer fee with a switch to Real Madrid.Read the full 18 thoughts for 2018 feature here. Asensio warns Real he could quitReal Madrid youngster Marco Asensio has threatened to quit the club and join a European rival, according to Diario Gol .The Spanish forward, 21, has been in fantastic form for the Blancos this season and is considered one of their most promising up-and-coming players in years.However, he’s only started nine Liga games and is willing to consider offers from interested clubs Manchester United, Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain unless he gets more game-time.Benzema out until mid-JanuaryReal Madrid striker Karim Benzema is expected to be out of action for up to three weeks after suffering a hamstring strain.The Frenchman did not feature in Madrid’s training session on Saturday and underwent a medical examination instead, having made an early exit in a 3-0 loss to Barcelona on December 23.Read the full story right here on Goal! Ronaldo set for Man Utd returnManchester United are watching with keen interest reports of a clash between Cristiano Ronaldo and senior Real Madrid figures, claims the Mirror .The newspaper states that the relationship between Ronaldo and Florentino Perez has broken down, leading to doubts over his future at the Bernabeu. And United would be well-placed to bring back the man who came to prominence should he refuse to continue in Spain.Ronaldo, it is claimed, has even made secret trips to England to review prospective private schools for his son in recent weeks.Madrid offer Bale for Kane swapReal Madrid are ready to offer Tottenham cash plus former Spurs star Gareth Bale in order to complete the signing of Harry Kane, according to the Daily Star .Kane has powered his way into Europe’s elite with an outstanding 2017, outscoring both Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo over the last 12 months. And that form has put him firmly in the gaze of Madrid, who would be prepared to sacrifice the player they made the world’s most expensive ever back in 2013 by sending him back to White Hart Lane.Madrid to smash transfer record for HazardReal Madrid are getting ready a £120 million offer to pry Eden Hazard from Chelsea according to the Sun .The offer, which would break the British transfer record, is part of an attempt to pressure Chelsea into selling the attacker with two and a half years left on his deal.If Chelsea wait until Hazard has a year left on his contract, his value would drastically drop.
Ernesto Valverde has hinted on the support given to France international Ousmane Dembele and spoke about his compatriot Antoine Griezmann ahead of the Atletico Madrid clash.Dembele, 21, has had his professionalism called into question this season with disciplinary issues linked to Video game addiction.Dembele is yet to begin a LaLiga game since the 1-1 draw with Athletic Bilbao on September 29 and is likely to be among the substitutes once again when Barca play Atletico Madrid on Saturday.“He’s a member of my squad and we’re all trying to help get the best out of him,” said Valverde as reported by FourFourTwo.“We want him to put his talent on the pitch. Last season he missed a lot of games through injury, but these type of players, with his talent, are hard to find.“There’s pressure on every player to play and he finds it hard to get a place in the team.”Quiz: How much do you know about David Villa? Boro Tanchev – September 14, 2019 Time to test your knowledge about Spanish legendary forward David Villa.Antoine Griezmann could have been lining up for Barca if he had completed a switch from Atletico, has been pinpointed as a threat for the Catalan giants.“Antoine is a great player and in big games he tends to appear,” added Valverde.“He’s a player we need to consider [on Saturday]. I imagine we’ll see the best of him, although we hope not.“Atleti are getting the best out of him and we will need to stop him.”
The United States’ recent announcement recognising Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and move to transfer of US embassy to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv may trigger grave consequences, said Dhaka.It expressed apprehensions that Washington’s decision might arise as threats to international peace by inflaming the Muslim world and raising new waves of tension.Bangladesh’s permanent representative to the UN ambassador Masud Bin Momen iterated Dhaka’s position, addressing a meeting of the Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People at UN headquarter on Thursday, reports UNB.He added that such announcement might trigger hostility and violent extremism in the already volatile region of the Middle East as well as other parts of the world.Ambassador Masud expressed his deep concern at this announcement and said, “It would impose Israeli control over the holy city of East Jerusalem and contribute to changing its historical and legal status, its demographic structure and historic Arab-Islamic character.”He reiterated Bangladesh position in favour of establishing the State of Palestine on the basis of the 1967 borders, with East Jerusalem as its capital.He said Bangladesh stresses on preserving the legal status of Jerusalem within the framework of relevant UN resolutions.Ambassador Masud urged all parties concerned to take a pragmatic approach to the Middle East Process in reaching a two-state solution for peace and stability in the region.He mentioned that Bangladesh’s President recently attended the sixth extraordinary OIC summit held in Istanbul on December 13 to show solidarity with the Palestinian people at this critical juncture.The permanent representative of Senegal, ambassador Fode Seck, chaired the meeting while the permanent Observer of the State of Palestine to the UN, ambassador Riyad H Mansour delivered his statement among others.The unilateral, irresponsible and reckless decision of USA regarding the status of Jerusalem is a clear violation of International Law, said ambassador Riyad H Mansour.He praised the diplomatic efforts made by several member states at UN, particularly in the Security Council condemning the US decision and supporting the peace process in Middle East.In his statement, permanent representative of Turkey ambassador Feridun Hadi Sinirlioglu made brief remarks on the recent extraordinary OIC summit of Istanbul convened by Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on this issue.