The arrival of Christmas can only mean one thing—it will not be long until January madness descends upon us.
We know the drill.
For one month in the middle of the season, clubs are allowed to sign and sell players in hope of improving their squads for a relegation battle, a title tilt or just because they can.
Real Madrid are no different, and the regularity with which rumours appear in the media about who Madrid may sign and sell will begin to increase now.
The following slides will keep you in check with who's saying what.
—LAST UPDATE: Friday, December 27—