The emergence of Jese and Alvaro Morata appears to mean there is a greater emphasis on youth at Real Madrid than we are used to.
This was always Florentino Perez's plan; the original Galactico model was to sign the world's best players alongside the promotion of youngsters, via Wikipedia.
It never really worked out that way; whilst the superstars arrived for world-record transfer fees, the expectations at the club meant that managers were less patient with those who needed it the most.
This is a list of those who never really made it at Real Madrid, dropping a significant level as a player or fading away into obscurity without fulfilling their promise.
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