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Real Madrid prepared to offload two players to meet €150m asking price for Serie A star

Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane is reportedly willing to let go of Gareth Bale and Isco to meet Napoli’s €150 million asking price for Fabian Ruiz.

The Spanish international is among the finest midfield talents in Serie A thanks to his performances for the Gli Azzurri. So far, the 23-year-old has made 48 appearances for Napoli, scoring eight goals and providing three assists.

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Ruiz’s performances has attracted interest from Real Madrid with Don Balon claiming some days back that the Spaniard has agreed to join them in the summer for a transfer fee of €80 million. However, a recent report from the Spanish sports magazine suggests that Napoli are demanding €150 million for Ruiz and Zidane has is willing to let go of Bale and Isco to meet the Serie A club’s asking price.

It is also understood that Bale and Isco have market values of €80 million and €60 million respectively. It will interesting to see Real Madrid actually agree to a transfer fee of €150 million for Ruiz because it seems a very high fee for someone who may not receive much playing time at the Bernabeu.

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