Eduardo Camavinga arrives in Madrid


New Real Madrid signing Eduardo Camavinga has arrived within the Spanish capital to be formally unveiled, following his € 40 million switch to Los Blancos from Rennes final week.

Rennes agreed to promote Camavinga once they accepted that the teenage prodigy wouldn’t signal a brand new contract and lowered its earlier valuation from round 80 million euros to make a sale occur. Real met the brand new asking worth and a deal was accomplished on the final day of the switch.

The 18-year-old Camavinga then joined the France U-21 squad for this month’s worldwide break and performed in back-to-back European Championship qualifiers towards Northern Macedonia and the Faroe Islands, earlier than hitting Madrid on Tuesday night time.

Journalist Fabrizio Romano shared a picture of the younger expertise instantly after stepping out of the non-public jet. The membership has additionally since confirmed that Camavinga will likely be formally introduced at Valdebebas on Wednesday lunchtime, adopted by a press convention.

90min declared in October final yr that Real have their eyes on a triple French participant. The plan was initially for former coach Zinedine Zidane, after repeatedly asking the membership hierarchy to signal Kylian Mbappe, Paul Pogba and N’Golo Kante. Camavinga ultimately changed the latter within the plan.

Camavinga is now by the door on a long-term contract till 2027, whereas each Mbappe and Pogba are each the final yr of their present agreements with their respective golf equipment.

? EXCL: Eduardo Camavinga arrives in Madrid tonight – collectively together with his agent – to be launched as a brand new Real Madrid participant in the subsequent few hours. Contract till June 2027 and the transfer accomplished on DeadlineDay. #RealMadrid #Camavinga

…right here we go! @Camavinga ⤵️ ???

– Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) September 7, 2021

Real failed of their makes an attempt to purchase Mbappe on the day of the switch, with PSG unwilling to participate in talks. But Los Blancos can nonetheless land the 22-year-old World Cup winner as a free agent at the top of the season if he refuses to prolong his contract in Paris.

The identical goes for Pogba, who has not but dedicated his future to Manchester United. The midfielder is eager to discover all his choices earlier than deciding which path to take.

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