The final stretch of the transfer window could see more players leaving Real Madrid. Casemiro won’t be the last player to leave the club. The next could be Mariano Díaz. Unlike in recent seasons, the striker is open to a change of scenery this summer. Considering the lack of playing time he had in pre-season and the fact that Ancelotti doesn’t seem very willing to give him opportunities this season, Mariano decided he wanted to try his luck away from the Santiago Bernabéu. , but on one condition: play in La Liga. The real Madrid the striker still wants to continue playing in Spain and is prioritizing abroad.
Mariano is fed up with not playing a leading role at Real Madrid and for that reason he agrees with the club’s desire to part ways. In the past three seasons he has played just 1,161 minutes and believes the time has come to find a new club. Throughout the summer, there were several clubs he was linked with but those rumors didn’t materialize. Celta, Getafe, Sevilla, Rayo and Espanyol are some of the teams that were supposed to be interested in him but none of them came up with a solid offer.
Struggling at Real Madrid
Mariano returned to Real Madrid in August 2018 after scoring 18 Ligue 1 goals with Lyon. He signed for five seasons and cost the white club 21.45 million euros. His return to Madrid served as cover for Cristiano’s departure to Juventus. However, it didn’t go as planned. There is still time in the transfer window for the striker to find a shot and several LaLiga sides are still looking for a striker.