Real Madrid, is a Spanish professional football club based in the Capital of Spain, Madrid. Founded in 1902, Real Madrid is now arguably the ‘Best Club’ in the world. Whether it be fanbase, power, wealth, or trophy cabinet, Real Madrid are one of the clubs in football history. Though they are one of the best supported teams around the world and have been for many decades, they have spent big to retain their status at the top of the table.
Real Madrid has a rich history of signing world-class players throughout its existence. Here are the 5 best Real Madrid transfers.
Zidane joined Real Madrid from Juventus and made an immediate impact. His elegance, skill, and vision on the field were instrumental in the team’s success, helping them win the Champions League in 2002.
Alfredo Di Stefano
Di Stefano is widely regarded as one of the greatest players ever and played a important role in Real Madrid’s success in the 1950s and 1960s. He won eight league titles and five European Cups, contributing with crucial goals and assists.
Ronaldo became one of the greatest players in Real Madrid’s history. He scored a remarkable 450 goals in 438 appearances, won numerous trophies, including four Champions League titles, and set multiple records during his time at the club. He was signed from Manchester United.
Puskas was a key player in the legendary Real Madrid team of the late 1950s and early 1960s. He formed a devastating partnership with Di Stefano and won three European Cups during his time at the club.
Gento is the most decorated player in Real Madrid’s history, having won 12 league titles and six European Cups. He was renowned for his incredible speed and skill on the wing.