Real Madrid agree deal for defender Eder Militao from Porto

Real Madrid agree deal for defender Eder Militao from Porto

Mateo Kovacic, Achraf Hakimi, Martin Odegaard and Lucas Silva are each also facing permanent exits.

Liverpool FC will be reluctant to sell their number 10 after his impressive performance in the Champions League in Germany on Wednesday night.

Bayern have an option to sign Rodriguez this summer, but it doesn't appear as though they will go through with it.

Militao will join Madrid at over the summer and the club hope he will add depth to central defense which now consists of the aging Sergio Ramos, Rafael Varane and Nacho Fernandez, as well as the talented, but highly injury prone Jesus Vallejo, who will probably be sent on loan or sold to make room in the squad.

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Zinedine Zidane takes charge of his first game since making an astonishing return to Real Madrid on Saturday against Celta Vigo which is set to be a de facto audition for next season for numerous team's underperforming players.

Militao will be the first of many signings Real Madrid make this summer, after a dismal season reaffirmed the need for an overhaul on the squad that won three consecutive Champions League titles.

The Croatia worldwide is out of favour at Santiago Bernabeu and is now loan at Chelsea this season.

Hakimi, meanwhile, has had a good season with Borussia Dortmund - but could be shown the door as part of the likely revamp that will take place under Zidane.

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