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Report: Real Beats Barca to Promising Youngster

  • Marca, Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:32 PM

Real Madrid has beaten Barcelona to the signing of promising youngster Marco Asensio, in what Spanish daily Marca claims is a “hard blow to take for ‘Los Azulgranas.’” Last summer, Barca had seemed all but certain to sign the 18-year-old Spanish winger, but the negotiations later fell through. According to the report, the deal with Los Blancos is now done, confirmed by the player’s agent Horacio Gaggioli. Asensio will remain at Mallorca until the end of the season, and will then spend preseason at Real. Coach Carlo Ancelotti will decide if he stays or is loaned out next season.

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