AsiaDespatch.org – Dani Ceballos has spent this season on loan at Arsenal. The Spanish midfielder was recruited from his parent club, Real Madrid in July 2019. Two seasons with The Gunner, the 24-year-old midfielder has played 77 games.
Previously in the first loan period in the 2019/2020 season, the midfielder’s performance was so impressive. Until Mikel Arteta asked the management board for Dani Ceballos to extend his loan period.
But unfortunately in his second season at the Emirates Stadium, his performance declined. The main position can not be a place to play. Mikel Arteta prefers to entrust his midfielder position to the duo Mohamed Elneny and Granit Xhaka.
That way, the loan period was not extended and he was allowed to return to Real Madrid. However, in the squad nicknamed Los Blancos, it is reported that the player is also not needed by the coach Carlo Ancelotti.
Real Madrid for sale
Reported by Marca, Spanish sports newspapers that the 24-year-old midfielder is included in Real Madrid’s transfer list The club based at the Santiago Bernabeu wants funds of 30 million Euros for any club that wants to bring him.
Allegedly his less convincing performance while on loan at Arsenal was the main reason for the club’s management. So that the player will be welcome to the exit in the transfer market this summer.
After this summer’s transfer market opened, clubs have begun to be busy being reported to be interested in signing Dani ceballos. Which clubs are said to be interested in this 24-year-old midfielder? Here’s the review:
This Serie A runner-up club for the 2020/2021 season has just lost its flagship playmaker, Hakan Calhanoglu, who moved to the opposite club. The Turkey international midfielder did not renew his contract and went straight to Inter Milan.
Hakan Calhanoglu himself has officially joined the Nerazzurri next season with a contract until 2024. The 28-year-old midfielder will earn a salary of 5 million euros during the season.
With the loss of Hakan Calhanoglu, the Rossoneri did not stay silent and tried to bring in a new name. Their radar also points to Arsenal’s loan player from Real Madrid, Dani Ceballos.
At the club based in San Siro, Dani Ceballos is strongly suspected of being made a playmaker by Stefano Pioli. This Utrera-born midfielder is also favored to be the successor to their former playmaker who left for Inter Milan that.
If the purchase of a player with a fund of 30 million Euros cannot be accepted AC Milan, then the loan option is believed to be the solution. It was previously known that the cooperation between the two teams regarding the issue of loaning players was very good.
Apart from Dani Ceballos, the management of the team led by Paolo Maldini has also looked at several players. They are James Rodriguez, Donny van de Beek, and former Atalanta playmaker Papu Gomez.
The second and the last club that is believed to make the midfielder included in the list of signings is Real Betis. Previously the club nicknamed Béticos Verdiblancos was Dani Ceballos’ club.
The Spanish midfielder is a Real Betis academy player. In July 2012, the midfielder was named to the club’s U19 youth squad. After that, July 2015 became the month that the player was promoted to the first team.
If the transfer happens, it is predicted that Dani Ceballos could be the main competitor Nabil Fekir in the playmaker position. And he can also be placed by coach Manuel Pellegrini in a central midfield position. Where this position is currently reinforced by William Carvalho and Andres Guardado.