The AS daily said that Real Madrid is receiving numerous bids to sign its striker, known as “El Toro” or “The Bull,” before the current summer transfer window in Europe shuts.
The new season officially kicks off on Friday with the start of the Spanish League 2023-2024 season, in which Real Madrid wants to correct its course after the disappointments of the Champions League exit and loss of the La Liga title last season.
Real Madrid suffers from a shortage in the offensive line after the departure of Karim Benzema to Saudi Arabia, where Ancelotti has 4 strikers and only one No. 9 striker, Joselo, awaiting the arrival of Mbappe, who has not yet been determined.
And according to AS, Real Madrid have rejected several offers to sign the young striker, Alvar Rodriguez (19), who has introduced himself to the fans. Real Madrid in a great way last season, as he played with the first team 74 minutes, scoring one goal and assisting another.
The last of the offers that Florentino Perez rejected is an offer from Espanyol, which was relegated to the first division, and who wants to sign Alvaro to help the team return to La Liga again.
Although Ancelotti announced last season that he would rely heavily on Alvaro Rodriguez next season in the first team, the Italian coach surprised everyone when the young striker was not included in the list that traveled to the United States preparatory tour.
However, according to AS newspaper, Rodrigo was not angry with Ancelotti’s decision and was determined to stay in the reserve team under Raul’s leadership, because he knew that the season was long and that injuries and lack of players in the offensive line would prompt Ancelotti to call him up for matches