4th May, 2019
If anyone was still in doubt as to how solid the new look Real Madrid will be like next season, then we have news for you.
The team is not just talking but acting already as they have secured the services of a new striker, Luka Jovic who has just been signed from Eintracht Frankfurt for a reported fee of €60m.
Of course there are still rumours about the team’s intention of acquiring the services of top players such as Mbappe, Neymar Jnr., Paul Pogba and others.
In this developing story, the Los Blancos have now acquired one the hottest strikers in Europe at the moment.
Reports credited to AS has it that the Spanish giants have signed the striker from Eintracht Frankfurt. The Serbia international is reported to have signed a six-year deal with Real Madrid in a €60m deal and will be their player until June 2025.
However some of that money will be going to Benfica as reports claim that Eintracht Frankfurt will get only €48m from this transfer, as the Portuguese team are due to earn 20 percent of the transfer fee.
The Portuguese club reportedly negotiated this condition when they were selling Jovic to Bundesliga club and the amount now due to them is €12m.
The reports notes that Real Madrid had accelerated talks with the player and the club in order to sign him before other clubs enter the race and drive his price up.
The Spanish giants were especially eager to ward of interest from teams like Paris Saint-Germain.
However, some German media claim that Eintracht will want to get Mariano Diaz go in opposite direction as part of the deal.