Real Madrid president Florentino Perez hints at ‘Galactico’ signings

first_imgReal Madrid president Florentino Perez has promised that his club will buy ‘brilliant’ players in this summer’s transfer market.European champions Real have had a bad few months after winning their third consecutive Champions League title in May. Firstly, Zinedine Zidane resigned and that was followed by the sale of their talisman Cristiano Ronaldo to Juventus last week.Alvaro Odriozola (22), Vinicius Junior (18) and Andriy Lunin (19) have arrived in the Spanish capital but Perez is not done yet.”We need to strengthen our present and our future. This is a great squad that will be strengthened by some brilliant players,” Perez told a news conference on Wednesday.Cristiano Ronaldo moves to Juventus after 9 years at Real Madrid Alvaro Odriozola moved to Real Madrid from Real Sociedad (AP Photo)Los Blancos have been heavily linked to Belgium duo of Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois and British media have also reported that Chelsea and Real have agreed for a fee for Courtois in the region of 35 to 40 million Euros. Perez went onto add that the club is in a strong financial position and they always want more.”We’re in one of the richest periods of our history. We’ve won unique titles. We’re sound institutionally, have strong financial power and have the supports of millions of fans.”We’re going to look to carry on winning and nobody should be in doubt about that. Many thought it was impossible to win three Champions Leagues in a row. We are Madrid and we always want more.”advertisementlast_img

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