With a big move to Chelsea hurtling towards completion, Alvaro Morata has left Real Madrid’s training camp in Los Angeles in order to meet up with the Blues and finalise the small print of his new contract.
On his final morning with Real, Morata made his way around the training session to personally bid farewell to his colleagues, sharing hugs with Zinedine Zidane and every member of his coaching staff…
This is how Morata bid farewell to the Real Madrid players and coaching staff.
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Knowing that he’s leaving on a permanent basis must come as a heck of a wrench for a boy who’s been a Real Madrid player from the age of 15. He quite literally grew up at Los Blancos.
Still, onwards and upwards – well, upwards-ish.