Real rule out Jese departure
Real Madrid have no intention of allowing promising winger Jese
Rodriguez to leave the club this summer.
The 20-year-old is a product of the famed academy system at
Santiago Bernabeu and has caught the eye for Real’s ‘B’ side.
He has figured in the senior set-up, but faces intense
competition for places in creative berths.
Jese himself has admitted in the recent past that he was unsure
what the future held for him in the Spanish capital, as speculation
linked him with a move to Tottenham Hotspur.
Real are, however, reluctant to see players of potential slip
through their grasp.
Jese has just one year remaining on his current contract but,
after starring at the U20 World Cup for Spain, will be given every
opportunity to prove he is deserving of an extension in
Real’s technical director Miguel Pardez said: “Jese will be
staying with us.
“He forms part of a brilliant generation and has already shown
what he can do with Castilla.”
Club president Florentino Perez said earlier in the week: “I
have a feeling that (Zinedine) Zidane wants him to stay with