The summer of Real Madrid: 14 operations in the absence of the icing


08/21/2021 –

With the Odegaard handover and the renovation of Benzema Real Madrid already adds 14 market operations. A more busy summer than it seems in the White House, but it is that the ‘Mbapp case’ (or Haaland) It overshadows everything since already in June it began to gain strength the real possibility of the PSG star signing for the white team. Madrid has moved and has done a good part of its debts

res with time. Has squared

or your staff without haste

(there are already 25 players),

has released salary mass


has raised about 90 million euros

in sales, has

solved pending assignments

and has stepped on the gas in a

‘scrappage scheme’

more necessary than ever because of current conditions. In total 14 movements that are summarized in two signings (

Alaba and Ancelotti

), a low (


), six renewals (

Modric, Lucas, Nacho, Carvajal, Courtois and Benzema

), two transfers (




) and three assignments (

Brahim, Kubo and Chust


Alaba, Ancelotti … and Ramos

The summer started strong at Real Madrid. At the end of May the white outfit made official

the signing advanced by MARCA of David Alaba

, that

He arrived free from Bayern and signed until 2026

. A galactic and strategic signing with which the white team

solved the march of Ramos

, which after a tense negotiation for its renovation ended up leaving the club. The departure of the captain joins that of the coach weeks before, another operation that Real Madrid had to carry out to find a new tenant on the bench,

closing the arrival of Ancelotti

. A movement that gave rise to many others because the club carried out

a revolution in your technical body

that supposed the return, among others, of Pintus to take the reins of the physical plot.

Six renewals

The renovations have starred in the summer of Madrid.

Benzema closes the circle of renovations after a few frantic months

in which the club has also ensured the continuity of

Modric (2022), Lucas (2024), Nacho (2023), Carvajal (2025) and Courtois (2026)

. Six players, almost all of them from the ‘old guard’, who have passed the cut of the generational change that the white team is making little by little.

Heads and tails in ‘Operation exit’

Madrid needed to cash in sales and

has entered about 90 million euros

after the transfers of Varane and


. The problem is that the exits have been carried out by two players with whom the club would have preferred to continue counting on.

The focus was and is on other footballers who still do not come out.

None of the initial list of transferable has left.

Bale, Jovic, Isco, Marcelo and Mariano

They continue and everything indicates that they will stay one more season.

Jovic is the one who could have the most options to go out

in the remainder of the market.

The assignments

The chapter of assignments is starred

Brahim (Milan) and Kubo (Mallorca)

, who return to start a new adventure outside of Madrid waiting for there to be room to stay in the white squad. Also

Chust came out (Cdiz)

, with the aim of looking for minutes out once it has been decided that the central room is Vallejo. The chapter of homegrown players who come out on loan is not closed either, waiting for

make decisions with Miguel Gutirrez, Blanco or Arribas


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