- Real Madrid targeting Chelsea left-wing-back Marcos Alonso.
- Real want to convert Alonso into a centre-back.
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Real Madrid are interested in signing Chelsea left-wing-back Marcos Alonso, according to Mundo Deportivo (via the Daily Star).
Alonso is a product of Real Madrid’s academy. He actually made an appearance for Los Blancos back in 2010 – but was later sold to Bolton Wanderers.
After working his way back to the top of the football world and winning the Premier League title with Chelsea, a triumph that he played a starring role in, it looks as though his stock is on the rise once again.
Mundo Deportivo claim that Real Madrid will be looking to sign Alonso in the summer as part of a squad overhaul and you can have a bet using Ladbrokes promo code 2018 at our partners website.
It is believed that the Spanish side would attempt to convert the 27-year-old into a centre-back in a similar manner which they did with Sergio Ramos years ago.
Alonso is rough around the edges, but he’s been a great servant to the club during his time here. We ought to keep hold of him, we want to be strengthening our squad, not thinning it out.