Rarely does a quiet summer go by in Madrid. A World Cup summer, history tells us, isn’t likely to be any different.
Ronaldo arrived in the shadow of the 2002 World Cup, Mahamadou Diarra and Fernando Gago arrived four years later, while Angel di Maria was added for almost £30 million in the summer of 2010.
This article, updated throughout the week, will keep you up to date with all the latest Real Madrid transfer news and rumours. Check back over the coming seven days to find the most recent information on Los Blancos' potential summer business.
Who could arrive or depart the club during this World Cup summer?
Updated: Wednesday April 16