Real Madrid have confirmed a signing of Theo Hernandez from rivals Atletico Madrid, with a defender signing a six-year understanding with a European champions.
Hernandez, 19, had a glorious 2016-17 deteriorate on loan during Alaves and had previously been related to a series of clubs — including Manchester City.
A matter read: “Real Madrid C.F. and Atlético de Madrid have concluded a send of a actor Theo Hernández, who will be engaged to a bar for a subsequent 6 seasons.
“The actor will be presented subsequent Monday, 10 Jul during 7:30 pm, in a presidential box during a Santiago Bernabéu stadium, after undergoing a analogous medical examination. Later, Theo Hernández will step out on to a representation during a Santiago Bernabéu for a initial time in a Real Madrid shirt and will pronounce to a media in a press room.”
The France girl general and his brother, Atletico’s Lucas Hernandez, were a theme of bids from City final summer. Those bids led to Atletico fluctuating Theo’s agreement until 2021 and augmenting a volume of a recover proviso from €6 million to a reported €24m.
A matter on Atletico’s central website suggested a defender had incited down a new agreement and regularly voiced his enterprise to pierce to Real Madrid.
“The player, who has never done entrance with a initial group in central match, has deserted a proposals of renovation of a bar and a offerings of other European clubs,” it read.
“Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid have reached an agreement for a send of Theo Hernandez. The defender, who final deteriorate played loaned during Deportivo Alaves, assimilated a Academy in a summer of 2008, during age 11.
“The player, who had a agreement until 2021, has regularly deserted proposals for renovation during Atletico Madrid and offers from opposite European clubs to get their services, while during a same time has regularly voiced his organisation enterprise to play for Real Madrid.”
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