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Real Madrid Club de Fútbol (Spanish pronunciation: [reˈal maˈðɾið ˈkluβ ðe ˈfuðβol] , meaning Royal Madrid Football Club), commonly referred to as Real Madrid, is a Spanish professional football club based in Madrid. Founded on 6 March 1902 as Madrid Football Club, the club has traditionally worn a white home kit since inception.
The Blues also signed Mateo Kovacic on loan from Real Madrid as a makeweight for selling goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois to Real Madrid for a cut-price (around £35 m) due to his contract expiring and also due to the Belgian forcing Chelsea’s hand by going AWOL in preseason training.
In 2021, he left Real Madrid to sign with Manchester United. Varane represented France at under-18 , under-20 and under-21 level before making his full international debut in March 2013. He was part of France's FIFA World Cup squad in 2014 , when he was nominated for the Best Young Player award,  and in 2018 , when he played every minute of ...