World Cup star admits Real Madrid move would be perfect

Monaco midfielder James Rodriguez has hinted that a switch to Real Madrid this summer would be perfect for him, as reported by Sky Sports.

The Colombia star is still the top goalscorer at the World Cup despite his side being eliminated in the first knock out stage.

One stunning goal has already won the goal of the tournament poll and Rodriguez knows his phenomenal summer can help him realise a dream by move to Real.



“It’s really flattering to know that a club like Madrid, of such magnitude, are interested in me. It would be a dream to sign for the team of my dreams.



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“I have a great deal of respect for other clubs and admire the good football they play, but ultimately Real Madrid are Real Madrid. I’ve always had a thing for them.

“It’s a dream, as I said, but also a privilege to play alongside players of such quality, all those world-class stars. It’s my life’s dream. If this finally happens, I only want to enjoy it.

“Cristiano is a great player, a superstar in capital letters. Cristiano deservedly won the Ballon d’Or, which recognises the best player in the world.

“It’s really flattering to know that a club like Madrid, of such magnitude, are interested in me. It would be a dream to sign for the team of my dreams.”

“I’m a very calm person, I try to stay calm at all times. But, to be honest, signing for Real Madrid is a different matter. I’m in the hands of president Florentino Perez,” he added with a smile.