Real Madrid confirms signing of wonderkid Jude Bellingham

Spanish giants Real Madrid on Wednesday confirmed the signing of wonderkid Jude Bellingham from Borussia Dortmund.

The 19-year-old England international is one of the exciting young prospects in the world. He made an impressive breakthrough at Dortmund that made him the most wanted player across Europe.

In a statement, Madrid said: “Real Madrid CF and Borussia Dortmund have agreed on the transfer of the player Jude Bellingham, who will remain linked to our club for the next six seasons.

“Tomorrow, Thursday June 15 at 12:00 noon at Real Madrid City, the presentation ceremony for Jude Bellingham as a new Real Madrid player will take place. Next, Jude Bellingham will appear before the media.”

Madrid managed to land the player on a six-year deal reported to be worth at least £88.5-million (R2.1-billion).


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