Real Madrid eye Villarreal’s Romanian starlet Andrei Florin
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Real Madrid are out to add a right-back to the ranks of their second team, Castilla, and have set their sights on a summer swoop for Villarreal B’s Andrei Florin.
A dangerous, assault disapproved of full-back who is additionally industrious in his cautious obligations, the Romanian, 20, is a fixture in the Submarino Amarillo’s reserves, who are top of their division in Segunda B, Spain’s regionalised third tier.
Florin’s great shape for Villarreal B has prompted worldwide acknowledgment at age-gather level.
After a string of fizzled endeavors, Romania Under-21s have qualified for this summer’s European Championship, and the defender is all but certain to make the squad for the finals.
Given that the tournament in Italy and San Marino is meant for players with birthdays from 1996 onwards, his inclusion – he was born in 1998 – would be marginally in front of timetable.
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In a mid year with no senior World Cup or European Championship, the competition will be the central close-season shop window for the best ability around, and Los Blancos are well aware that a good showing at the finals may well increase the player’s asking price – and the competition they face for his services.
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