Real Madrid declined the opportunity to sign Matthijs de Ligt last summer in favour of bringing Eder Militao to the Bernabeu, according to a report.
Real Madrid supposedly declined the opportunity to sign Matthijs de Ligt from Ajax last summer in favour of bringing Eder Militao to the Bernabeu from Porto.
Los Blancos was among a variety of teams linked with De Ligt in last summer’s transfer window prior to it was revealed that Juventus had actually protected the Netherlands international’s signature.
Madrid brought Militao to the club from Porto ahead of the 2019-20 campaign, however the Brazil international has actually had a hard time to make his mark in the Spanish capital.
According to AS, Zinedine Zidane‘s side had the option of signing De Ligt however rather chose Militao, who is currently being linked with a move far from the Bernabeu.
De Ligt, on the other hand, has actually likewise just recently been linked with a summer exit; Manchester United are believed to be thinking about another effort to sign the Dutchman, however Juve are apparently against a sale.
Madrid are currently being linked with a move for RB Leipzig’s Dayot Upamecano