Madrid has decided that it will spend 10 million euros of the clause which has the Costa Rican Keylor Navas, goalkeeper revelation of the World Cup that had contract at Levante until June 30, 2015. However, it has yet to an agreement with the Costa Rican goal, which put as priority when choosing offers a club which would guarantee him the title.
Keylor, who is 27 years old and has had outstanding with Costa Rica-East performances, had negotiated with several clubs in recent weeks, are even speculating that his hiring had been closed with Bayern Munich. But the Madrid decided to hire Keylor Navas with all consequences and therefore, he shall disburse 10 million euros of its clause of termination, of which most will go to the lift and a small percentage to the footballer. But neither this nor his agent, Ricardo Cabanas, have been aware of the operation. It told AS: “still have not spoken with Madrid. I have been this morning at the offices of the lift and they passed us the interest of the club. Yet we have had no contact with the Madrid “. Cabanas expected during today occur that negotiation.
On Saturday, this newspaper got in touch with Quico Catalan, President of the Levantine club, and surprisingly said that the interest of the Madrid “nothing”. In any case, the arrival of Keylor Navas forcing Madrid to open the exit door to one of its two existing goalkeepers: Casillas or Diego Lopez. In the case of the first, and as already reported AS past June 21, the day after the end of the mushrooms in Lisbon, Casillas asked Florentino that let him leave in view of the problems which had from two seasons ago and despite having contract until 2017. The President replied that wait another season, and that by 2015 it would leave him free so that he could sign for any club with the Charter of freedom in his hand.
In terms of Diego Lopez, his own agent Manuel Garcia Quilon has repeated in recent weeks that the decision of staying at Madrid Galician Porter is firm. That yes, the Naples, who was without goalkeeper holder back Reina at Liverpool, has insisted on hiring. Also the Monaco has been interested in their situation once it has stalled the hiring of the injured Victor Valdes.
Therefore, and with the signing of Keylor Navas, now Florentino and Ancelotti must be decide if Casillas or Diego Lopez having to do luggage to leave hollow goalkeeper Brazil World Cup revelation.
Last season was fantastic for him, with several heroic performances. He played 37 League games and two Copa Del Rey, which conceded 39 goals. It also was the most outstanding player of Costa Rica in the world past. He played five matches and was key to make your selection was, for the first time in history, to quarter-finals. In the second round, he proved decisive in the shootout against Greece.