Vital Football

Madrid Were Willing to Better Barcelona`s offer for Coutinho

Madrid Were Willing to Better Barcelona`s offer for Coutinho

Speculation appearing in the Spanish media suggests that Real Madrid were looking to bring Barcelona`s latest signing to the Bernabeu.

The good folk of the Spanish news source, Mundo Deportivo, were looking to bring Philippe Coutinho to the club.

Furthermore, it is being reported by our source that Real Madrid were willing to offer Liverpool far more for the attacking midfielder than Barcelona actually paid for his services.

In doing the deal, Barcelona paid the English Premier League side a fee of £142 million, making the Brazilian the third most expensive player in history, behind Neymar and Mbappe.

Our aforementioned source is claiming that Real Madrid would have been willing to pay as much as £177 million for the player.

However, it looks as if Real Madrid missed the boat and that Coutinho had his heart set on a move to the Now Camp.

I guess you can`t win them all!


Bloggers
Join The Vital Debate






Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Raul Madrid
Date:Monday January 8 2018
Time: 12:11PM

Login to post a comment

Best of International Football News

-

Recent Real Madrid Articles

Real Madrid Almost Top the Money League

Deloitte have published their Football Money League, for the 2016 / 2017 season.

Vital Football Backs The Pride Of Britain Winner Appeal

Vital Football backing the Pride of Britain winner Moin's appeal. Please help.

VARy Impressive At 98.9% Accuracy

The International Football Association Board have claimed that 98.9% of Video Assistant Referee decisions are correct during its two year worldwide trial.

Real Madrid 7 Deportivo La Coruna 1

An emphatic display, this afternoon, by Real Madrid, has given their support hope that a corner has been turned.

Real Madrid Social Media

Real Madrid Archived Articles

Vital Real Madrid articles from

Site Journalists

Raul Madrid
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MOTM v Deportivo La Coruna (h)
Suggested By: Raul Madrid
Navas9%
Carvajal0%
Varane7%
Nacho7%
Marcelo0%
Modric0%
Casemiro0%
Kroos7%
Bale35%
Mayoral0%
Ronaldo35%
Benzema0%
Kovacic0%
Vazquez0%
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Real Madrid Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Faithful_Sheikh2
The Vital Football Members League