Real Madrid closing on Theo Hernandez

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Atletico Madrid defender Theo Hernandez passes medical at Bernabeu.

Atletico Madrid defender Theo Hernandez move inch close to signing for Real Madrid after successfully passing the medical.



According to reports from Spanish outlet Marca, Atletico Madrid’s young promising defender Theo Hernandez has passed the medicals at Real on Monday evening before completing the transfer.

Real are planning to land a talented defender as their current defence is not that strong and Pepe is planning to leave Madrid at the end of the season as he has a lucrative offer from a Chinese club.



Theo Hernandez can be a good addition to Real’s defence, but the Los Blancos has to pay his release clause of 24 million euros to Atletico in order to complete the move.

The 19-year-old Atletico defender is currently at Deportivo Alaves on loan and Real will complete the transfer after Alaves’ Copa del Rey final against Barcelona on May 27 is over.