The 74-year-old was the only name in the running since the window for potential candidates to apply opened at the start of the month.
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Ramos has been nursing a calf injury since April 1, which led him to miss his side’s 3-1 defeat of Liverpool in their Champions League quarter-final first leg and Saturday’s 2-1 victory over rivals Barcelona in La Liga.
With skipper Sergio Ramos ruled out through an injury picked up on international duty, the 27-year-old was set to play a key role in Tuesday’s quarter-final first leg in Spain.
Real, trailing 2-1 from the first-leg and without their suspended skipper and defensive lynchpin, Sergio Ramos, made a disastrous start, gifting City a ninth minute opener.
Real Madrid coach, Zinedine Zidane, said on Tuesday he cannot envisage his side parting with France defender Raphael Varane but he could not give any guarantees about the future of winger Gareth Bale.
Mbappe, 20, was recognised by France Football, who also award the Ballon d’Or, after a successful 12 months with club and country, winning a domestic treble with Paris Saint-Germain and the World Cup with France
The Portugal international has won the prize, run by French magazine France Football and awarded to the world’s best player annually, five times and finished as runner-up five times since 2007.
As Real Madrid’s injury crisis deepens, defender Nacho Fernandez will miss two months and midfielder Casemiro around three weeks, reports in Spain indicated on Monday.
Real Madrid’s miserable season has taken another turn for the worse with the loss of key central defender Raphael Varane to injury.
Real Madrid defender, Raphael Varane, is expected to be sidelined for a month with a thigh injury he sustained in the humiliating 5-1 Clasico defeat by FC Barcelona on Sunday.
France, meanwhile, now turn their attentions to the last four and Tuesday’s semi in St. Petersburg
It was the visitors that had the first half-chance of the match inside three minutes, but after turning Varane inside the Real Madrid box, Llorente could not produce a strike on goal
Two goals from Cristiano Ronaldo and one from Raphael Varane ended the hosts’ hopes before Jordi Alba netted a last-minute consolation