Rennes ready to reject €80m offer from Real Madrid for Camavinga
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Rennes ready to reject €80m offer from Real Madrid for Camavinga

The rising France star is needed throughout Europe however his membership will not be letting him go cheaply

Rennes sporting director Florian Maurice stated the Ligue 1 facet haven’t any intention of promoting teenage sensation Eduardo Camavinga amid hyperlinks to Real Madrid, even for €80 million (£72m/$89m).

Camavinga is reportedly needed by La Liga giants Madrid following a breakout Ligue 1 marketing campaign earlier than the 2019-20 season was lower brief in April because of the coronavirus pandemic.

The 17-year-old midfielder has additionally beforehand been linked to French champions Paris Saint-Germain.

“Camavinga’s departure has not been spoken about,” Maurice informed RMC Sport. “There has by no means been an actual curiosity. Since my arrival, I used to be clear that Camavinga can be included within the mission. 

“If Real Madrid offer €80 million for him as is being talked about, the answer is no. We want him to stay so that he keeps developing at Rennes.”

“For me it is clear, this player must be part of the project for the coming season. We want to continue with this player,” Maurice continued.

“It is essential for him that he continues with Stade Rennais. He’s an excellent boy, a fantastic participant.

“These are discussions we may have collectively. For our half, we now have no intention of letting him go.

“It is worth pointing out that the player has the ambition and maybe the desire to go elsewhere. I would listen to him, but at the moment he has a Rennes contract and we will then see how the transfer window is working.”

Camavinga has beforehand been inspired to take the following step in his profession by becoming a member of a membership like Real Madrid by former Chelsea defender Mario Melchiot. 

“When I left Ajax, people said to me it was too early and that I should stay in Holland,” Melchiot, who performed for Rennes in the course of the 2006-07 season, informed Goal. “Let me tell you something, as a player just do what’s right for you and not listen to what people tell you.

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“If you’re feeling prefer it isn’t the proper transfer, then keep the place you might be. I believe you need to at all times think about your growth. The crew you go to ought to make you higher and you need to make the crew higher.

“But if Real Madrid feels right to Camavinga, he shouldn’t listen to what the critics are saying. Every move in football is a risk, but it is about knowing what you can achieve. If he thinks he can achieve great things at Madrid now, he should go for it.”


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