Real Madrid agree deal for defender Eder Militao from Porto

Gareth Bale and Zinedine Zidane

"I felt I deserved it but the manager makes the decisions".

It was revealed that Madrid were in the market for Mbappe prior to an initial loan agreement being put in place which took him from Monaco to PSG in 2017.

Two Premier League giants Manchester United and Liverpool were repeatedly linked with the Selecao star before Real Madrid sealed the deal for his signature.

Barnett told Sky Sports News earlier this month his client's treatment has been "nothing short of a disgrace".

But the coach said he would not be drawn on potential plans, adding: "I am not going to talk about this as the season is still ongoing".

Zidane's return to the 13-time European champions was confirmed on Monday and the club has wasted no time in rebuilding their squad.

That's the revelation made by Jonathan Barnett, Bale's agent.

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Senegal global Mane has been linked with a move to Real Madrid in the past but a move hasn't come to fruition.

"If that doesn't work out, then we'll talk again".

"He is very happy".

"Why would they need to give me an explanation?", Mourinho responded to a question if Real Madrid offered him an explanation after missing the managerial role.

After stepping down at the end of last season, Los Blancos appointed Julen Lopetegui who only lasted for about three months before being shown the exit doors.

"Over the period of time it just got worse".

"I never talked about whether I would want to return to the position and I think, in my opinion, this is a flawless solution".

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