Reporting Sports in a refreshing style

Real Madrid coach Zidane fighting to keep Odegaard from Arsenal

Real Madrid coach, Zinedine Zidane, is fighting tooth and nail to keep Martin Odegaard from going to Arsenal on-loan.

According to him, he would Zidane ‘really preferred’ Odegaard to stay at Real Madrid this season.

He told reporters: “Odegaard? He wanted to leave, we talked two, three times about it.

“He wanted to play and I told him to stay and fight for his place.

read also:Odegaard: The Norwegian kid who made national debut @ 15

“I’ve always wanted him in my team but it was his decision. I wanted him in my team.

“I wanted him back from his loan [at Real Sociedad last season] and I told him to stay because the season is still very long and he would have had his chances.

“But he wanted to leave and play. I really wanted him in my squad.”

You might also like