Real Madrid Club de Futbol goes by many nicknames such as Los Blancos, Los Merengues and Los Vikingos but it is popularly referred to as Real Madrid. Based in Madrid, Spain, the club was founded in 1902 as Madrid Football Club. King Alfonso XIII added the 'Real' in the club's name in 1920 along with the royal crown in the emblem. 3 years after its foundation, in 1905, Madrid FC won its first title after defeating Athletic Bilbao in the Spanish Cup final.
Since then, the Spanish club has turned out be one of the heavyweights of European football and a home for some of the best players in the world. Los Blancos has won has won 67 trophies in domestic football which includes a record 34 La Liga titles, 19 Copa del Rey, 12 Supercopa de España, a Copa Eva Duarte, and a Copa de la Liga. However, the real dominance of Real Madrid has been in European football as the Whites have won the Champions League for a record breaking 13 times. Moreover, Madrid has also won 2 UEFA Cups and 4 UEFA Super Cups.
Real Madrid Transfer News
Real Madrid has consistently amounted close to 700 million euros of annual revenue every year. As a club which has a enormous worldwide support, Madrid has never backed down from spending eye staggering amount of money for buying the best players in the world. For many of the players in the world, representing Real Madrid has always been their dream and as a result when Madrid comes calling for you they rarely turn down the offer. Therefore, Los Blancos has always been the home for some of the best players in the world.
Real Madrid transfer news surrounds mostly around world class players or world class talents with immense potential. Thanks to their chief scout Juni Calafat, Real Madrid has got some of the best young players in their squad and youth team. However, this doesn't stop Madrid from spending big bucks for buying world class players.
The upcoming summer transfer window will be huge for Real Madrid as the club and current manager Carlo Ancelotti has some big plans. The club is reportedly after the Galacticos project as they are once again targeting world class players from all over the world.
Real Madrid Transfer News: Signings (2021-22)
Real Madrid Transfer News: Departures (2021-22)
Over the years, Real Madrid has indulged in some high-profile deals with it breaking the world record for the highest transfer fee twice in the past decade and if the current Real Madrid transfer news is anything to go by, one can expect them to bring in several fresh faces in the summer of 2022.
Real Madrid Transfers : All-time Record Signings
Real Madrid Transfers : All-time Record Departures
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