Porto nets Real goalie
REAL Madrid have reached agreement with Portuguese side FC Porto for the transfer of goalkeeper and captain Iker Casillas, the Spanish club has announced.
Casillas leaves a club with which he grew up, joining Real’s youth academy aged nine in 1990 and winning 19 trophies in his 16 seasons.
“Real Madrid and FC Porto have agreed the transfer of Iker Casillas to the Portuguese club,” Real Madrid said.
“One of the best goalkeepers in this club is not just leaving, today the greatest goalkeeper in the history of the club and in the history of Spanish football is moving on to a new stage in his footballing career.”