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More Jude Praise
Seriously, how blessed are we to have completed this signing so quickly.
Jude Bellingham’s 2023:— Madrid Xtra (@MadridXtra) September 6, 2023
• Bundesliga Player of the Season
• Joined Real Madrid
• Historic start: 4 games, 5 goals & 1 assist
• Real Madrid Player of the Month
• La Liga Player of the Month
• Golden Boy nominee
• Kopa award nominee
• Ballon d’Or nominee pic.twitter.com/NTSgOly3a4
Agree with the Statement?
Before moving on to the next piece, I would like to hear your opinions on this. After a few games, it seems Dani isn’t worried about the lack of striker - granted, I don’t think a professional at RMA would complain about the lack of transfer activity regarding a ‘9’. And we’re boasting a pretty good record. What’s YOUR take, however?
Dani Carvajal: "Lack of a striker at Real Madrid? We are the top scorers in La Liga and, as Ancelotti said, Bellingham has come to replace Benzema. I don't think we miss any player, we are a complete squad." pic.twitter.com/bv5u8XTT7C— Madrid Xtra (@MadridXtra) September 6, 2023
ICYMI: Real Madrid’s Unconventional Offense: Prolific Dribblers Ready to Defy Critics
Guys I would totally recommend that you read Matt’s Real Madrid’s Unconventional Offense: Prolific Dribblers Ready to Defy Critics piece. Who knows, after this, you may actually feel a little less doom-and-gloom regarding our offense.