La Liga superstar wants to join Real Madrid and other transfer news and rumours of the day - 2nd November, 2017
Hello and welcome to Sportskeeda's latest transfer news and rumours roundup. Today's stories feature the latest update on some of the major happenings in world football which may change the complexion of a few clubs. So let's head right in and take a look at the major happenings across Europe that made headlines on November 2, 2017:
Aymeric Laporte wants to join Real Madrid
Don Balon understands that the Athletic Bilbao man, Aymeric Laporte, is open toa move to Real Madrid after the end of the current season. Bilbao's slump in this campaign has made Laporte eager to shift loyalties and restart his career at a new place.
Real Madrid have been long-term admirers of the centre back and want the Spaniard to shore up their defence. It is reported that Zinedine Zidane and Laporte have been in constant touch with Zidane trying his best to lure the 23-year-old to the Bernabeu.
Cristiano Ronaldo to not sign a contract extension
After a 3-1 humbling at the hands of Tottenham Hotspur, Cristiano Ronaldo was in talks with the media where the topic of his contract extension came up. But the Portuguese superstar has maintained that he is happy at the club but has no intentions of signing a new deal beyond 2021.
Ronaldo said, "I'm very well. I don't want to re-sign. I still have four years in my contract. I don't want to re-sign."