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James Rodriguez Paraded by Real Madrid in the Bernabeu, Handed No. 10 Shirt

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Mark PattersonUK Staff WriterJuly 22, 2014

James Rodriguez has been formally unveiled as a Real Madrid player in a ceremony at the Bernabeu on Tuesday evening.

The Colombian drew a crowd of supporters into the stadium to witness his arrival and then took centre stage.

Club president Florentino Perez then handed him the No. 10 shirt.

SALE JAMES A LA GRAMA DEL BERNABEU!! https://t.co/D9mjZV1yrd

— Fútbol Moderno (@FutbolModerno_) July 22, 2014

The jersey was last worn by Mesut Ozil, who left for Arsenal at the end of the 2013 summer transfer window.  

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