Real Madrid are showing strong interest in Eduardo Camavinga.
According to a report from Spanish, Real Madrid are targeting Rennes midfielder Eduardo Camavinga.
The 16-year-old has been subject to interest from various European clubs.
Camavinga made 18 appearances across all competitions for Rennes, supplying one assist in return.
The 16-year-old has been touted as one of the brightest young prospects in DR Congo.
His impressive performances this season have apparently caught the eye of some of Europe’s big clubs.
By the club’s own admission, Rennes midfielder Eduardo Camavinga is Real Madrid’s transfer target.
The report claims that Real Madrid have extensively scouted Camavinga and are considering a move for the midfielder.
Eduardo Camavinga has the talent to play many roles in midfield.
According to Football Espana, “Teenage Rennes midfielder Eduardo Camavinga has been added to Real Madrid’s transfer shortlist, according to Marca. The 16-year-old has caught the eye with his performances in Ligue 1 and he has even started all eight league matches for his club to date this campaign. Camavinga became the youngest ever professional for the club when he made his senior debut on 14 December 2018 at the age of 16 and one month. He has been a part of Rennes’ system since the age of 11 and is regarded to be one of the brightest prospects in French football. Born in Cabinda, Angola, Camavinga holds Congolese citizenship through his parents. He has lived in France since his second birthday and is said to be currently in the process of acquiring French citizenship. He is now just one month shy of his 17th birthday and Madrid officials are said to be considering his incorporation into their Castilla side.”
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Undoubtedly Camavinga would be a fantastic recruit for Real Madrid.
How strong that interest is and whether Real Madrid will make a move remains to be seen but it is certainly one worth keeping an eye on.
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