It’s transfer time once again, as the January window opens up for business. We will never quite know exactly who is on Jose Mourinho’s Real Madrid shopping list, but a few names keep cropping up in the same back pages of the world’s newspapers.
Whether or not the rumours turn out to be fact or fiction, this article will look at the players who fans dream of seeing arrive at the Santiago Bernabeu. Much has been said about Real Madrid’s season thus far; the 3-2 loss to Malaga was an unwelcome Christmas gift, while dropping Iker Casillas saw Mourinho receive a hornets storm of criticism.
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez may look to restore some hope by spending big on new players in an attempt to avoid facing oblivion from rivals Barcelona. Madrid have always been a super power in football, and with that comes super names being linked to the club.
Here are just a few big names that could tip the balance back in Mourinho’s favour.