ESPN FC's Gab Marcotti discusses the Lucas Silva move to Real Madrid, where he will serve as a defensive specialist in the centre of the park.
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TOP STORY: Chelsea in talks with Ramos' agent?
Sergio Ramos is never one to back down from a confrontation, and it seems as though Chelsea may look to capitalise on his current contract impasse with Real Madrid.
The Daily Express reports that Jose Mourinho will seek to add Ramos to his leaky back line, with the Blues enquiring with the player's agent as...
Aitor Karanka, former Real Madrid defender and assistant coach to Jose Mourinho at Los Blancos, speaks exclusively to FIFA.com about his success with Middlesbrough in England's second tier, and learning from Jupp Heynckes and Vicente Del Bosque.