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Thiago Silva unsure if Neymar will join Real Madrid

Thiago Silva unsure if Neymar will join Real Madrid

Real Madrid are reportedly willing to sell Isco.

The Chile star ended up sealing a late move to Manchester United in a swap deal that sent Henrikh Mkhitaryan to Arsenal.

He's a mature guy, who has a very strong squad around him at Real Madrid.

While Real's hopes of defending their LaLiga crown are all but over and they have also failed to progress in the Copa del Rey, Zidane sees no reason to be negative ahead of next week's first leg of the Champions League last 16 tie against Paris St Germain.

Zidane told reporters, "He's extra motivated this season".

Real, meanwhile, have struggled domestically this season and lie fourth, 17 points behind leaders Barcelona.

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At the time Isco only had a year-and-half left on his contract at Real and Marca suggested that Los Blancos would push for his departure in order to avoid losing him for free in the summer of 2018. Madrid were already leading 5-2 when Benzema had missed a really good chance that led to a shower of boos from the fans. My intention was to succeed here, in the team that put their trust in me when I was at Malaga. "Perhaps Isco won't play every game but I am counting on him", said Zidane.

"We have so many games and I'll have to call on all of them".

"We know that sometimes the press releases things that are not true".

"There were things in the second half that were more complicated, but I´m sticking with the positives, with the five goals and our start to the match."Meanwhile, skipper Sergio Ramos indicated that such defensive lapses will not be repeated when it comes to what will be a huge Champions League night". We will have to play our game, try to control the match and stay focused when we don't have the ball.

"There have been some times this season when he hasn't been able to get on the scoresheet but he is there when needed".