Real Madrid are reportedly plotting an audacious bid to sign Sporting Lisbon superstar Joao Palhinha. The Spanish giants have trialed the youngsters progress over the yeas and now feels, he possess the prerequisite skillsets and knowledge to step up to big boys league.
Palhinha is a defensive midfielder by trade but he is equally capable of playing as a deep playing midfielder or a box to box midfielder.
Although, Real Madrid aren’t the only club interested in signing the Portuguese international. PSG are also keen on the 21-year-old Portugal international, who has a €60 million (£51m/$69m) release clause in his contract.