Real Madrid are set to make a move for Levante winger Jorge de Frutos and find him to the perfect replacement for Lucas Vazquez. Vazquez’s contact will come to an end with Real Madrid this summer.
According to Marca, Jorge de Frutos- who left the club to play for Levante last summer could make a possible return to Real Madrid. Zinedine Zidane looks to replace Lucas Vazquez if he decides to part ways with the club at the end of this season.
When de Frutos used to play for the B team of Real Madrid, he scored 7 goals and created 5 assists but unfortunately for him he never got a chance to make an appearance for the first team in La Liga.
The 24-years-old attacking forward has found the net 3 times and set up his teammates 10 times across all competitions this season for Levante. He had signed a 5-year contract with Levante but he might be back to the capital very soon as Zidane looks for Vazquez’s replacement.
Will De Frutos be the perfect fit for Real Madrid:
Before joining Levante, De Frutos begin his career with Rayo Majadahonda before joining Castilla. De Frutos then made the switch to Levante in a deal worth up to five million euros.
Real Madrid have tried to avoid buy-back options in order to avoid legal problems, but as of now in this situation, they retained half of the player’s rights, which means they have a right of first refusal if an offer comes in.
He is young and eager to play for Real Madrid if he is given proper game time there, He has looked in good shape since his arrival at Levante and thus. Spaniard might be the right choice for Zidane after the pandemic hit the football clubs financially.
A few weeks ago, Sevilla was also found to enquire about De Frutos but it looks like the Los Blancos might end up bringing him back to the capital Real Madrid.