Arsenal and Manchester United in race to sign Real Madrid midfielder Marcos Llorente

first_imgMarcos Llorente is wanted by Arsenal and Manchester United (Getty Images)Arsenal and Manchester United have launched offers to sign Marcos Llorente from Real Madrid, according to reports in Spain.The 24-year-old has barely featured for Madrid this season, starting just five games in La Liga and another two in the Champions League.Llorente is keen to leave Madrid this summer and is keen on a move to the Premier League.According to AS, the midfielder has already received proposals from both Arsenal and United, while Roma have also expressed an interest.ADVERTISEMENTZinedine Zidane, who faces a major rebuild at Madrid this summer, will allow Llorente to leave the club. Metro Sport ReporterThursday 9 May 2019 8:02 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link21Shares Llorente has made only 13 appearances for Madrid this season (Getty Images)The Spaniard, who joined Madrid’s academy at the age of 13, will have two years remaining on his current contract at the end of the season.AdvertisementAdvertisementSpeaking about Llorente’s future last month, Zidane suggested that the midfielder was not in his plans for next season.‘I’ve known Marcos for a long time, he is a player that is constantly improving,’ said the Madrid boss.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City‘The only thing for him is that he needs to play more because that will help him.‘I remember when he was at Alaves [on loan], he played regularly and he had a phenomenal season there.’More: Manchester United FCRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseEx-Man Utd coach blasts Ed Woodward for two key transfer errors Arsenal and Manchester United in race to sign Real Madrid midfielder Marcos Llorente Advertisement Comment Advertisementlast_img read more

GRAHAM NORTON EASES EUROVISION PAIN FOR RYAN

first_imgEurovision star Ryan Dolan has revealed how Graham Norton made him feel better by coming to see him after Saturday night’s show.The BBC chat-show host actually tipped Ryan to win the show after watching his performance on Saturday night.The Cork-born star sought out the Irish delegation after Ryan came last in Malmo, Sweden. Ryan, 27, who has lots of relations across Donegal, revealed “It was really nice of Graham to come in and say hello. He went out of his way to find us and come into our dressing room.“He came in and he was shocked and disappointed that we came last. He couldn’t believe it because he actually thought we had a very good chance of winning it.“It was really nice of him and it meant a lot to me personally because we were feeling a little low,” said Ryan.Ryan, from Strabane, Co Tyrone, said he was disappointed by coming last but it will not stop him from making a career in showbusiness. “I honestly don’t think we deserved to come last because we gave it our all and we received such a great reaction.“It’s not going to stop me making a career out of music. The Eurovision has given me a great platform and I intend to make the most of it,” he said.Meanwhile Paddy Power has said it does not accept Ryan deserved to come last on the Eurovision.The betting chain has agreed to refund all bets on the Irish singer.GRAHAM NORTON EASES EUROVISION PAIN FOR RYAN was last modified: May 20th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:EurovisionGraham NortonRyan Dolanlast_img read more