Real Madrid's Jose Rodriguez completes move to Galatasaray

Jose Rodriguez has completed his move from Real Madrid to Galatasaray on a free transfer.

The Lion’s confirmed the news on their official website this morning. The 20-year-old joins Galatasaray on a free however, Real Madrid will be owed 30% of the transfer fee if Rodriguez is sold before July 2018.

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Rodriguez has put pen-to-paper on a four year deal with Galatasaray. The former Real Madrid midfielder will earn €3.3 million over the four years and a €10,000 bonus per appearance.

The Real Madrid youth was set for a move to Arsenal aged 16 following an impressive performance in the Under 17 world club championship, where he was voted player of the tournament. The 20-year-old midfielder has represented Spain at U17, U19, U20 and U21 level.

Rodriguez youth product spent last season on loan at Deportivo de La Coruna providing one assist and scoring two goals in 27 appearances.

Galatasaray won the league title for the 20th time last season and booked a place in the Champions League group stages for the fourth consecutive season.

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