Real Madrid is still leading the La Liga rankings. However, they need to strengthen their strength in many positions. One of them is a central defender, although Carlo Ancelotti’s team is much better defensively this season than last season, conceding only 6 goals in the first 9 matches of the 2023/24 La Liga campaign. As a comparison, Barcelona conceded 10 goals.
Remember, Real’s defense is getting older. Antonio Rudiger, Nacho Fernandez and David Alaba are all over 30 years old. Eder Militao is recovering from injury. Accordingly, White Vulture needs to come up with a long-term solution. And Defensa Central newspaper said they are interested in Antonio Silva and plan to spend 50 million euros.
Silva has emerged as one of the best young centre-backs in world football. At the age of 19, he was a mainstay for Benfica and debuted for the Portuguese national team. Silva’s potential is undeniable. Accordingly, it is very unlikely that Benfica will part with him for a transfer fee of 50 million euros, when this midfielder has The release clause in the current contract is at 100 million euros.
Minh Tuan | 07:22 October 18, 2023