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Florentino: “Winning our tenth Champions league was a liberation”

Still excited from the match and the celebrations , with the same twinkle in his eye that madridista any child these days. So Florentino Pérez was two days after the conquest of the Tenth . The Madrid president visited the studio of ‘Play of the 12 ‘ by Cadena Cope , to express his happiness for the achievement achieved .
“I am very happy to have won the Tenth and to see the satisfaction of fans . It was an obsession for Real Madrid and us have taken , now let’s get the Eleventh , but not so much pressure , it has been a release for all Madridistas . This is our competition and it will continue to increase the myth and legend of Real Madrid, ” said the Real president.

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Florentino Perez: “Ronaldo will be our future Di Stéfano”

Florentino Pérez is looking tired. It’s understandable, since the last two weeks he’s had no life. There were no elections needed to continue as president of Real Madrid, but the wear of the campaign tour included by the media, and the steps to several moves that will help shape his new team are proving exhausting.

MARCA.com interviewed Perez in his ACS office. Here are some of the responses he gave to them in an interview:

Q: What happened on July 16, 2000?
A: I was elected president of Real Madrid.

Q: What was the first major decision you took?
A: Appoint Alfredo di Stéfano Honorary Chairman.

Q: Rather than signing Figo.
A: They are two different things. The Di Stefano appointment was something institutional. Signing players is something cyclical. Before they stopped me in the street and thanked me for signing Figo and Zidane. And now they thank me for signing Cristiano. Continue reading Florentino Perez: “Ronaldo will be our future Di Stéfano”

Florentino: “I wouldn’’t sell Ronaldo, not for €1,000 million”

Real Madrid is holding elections for the presidency of the club, and Florentino Perez is doing everything in his power to retain that office. In speaking with Spanish sports radio show, ‘The 12 0’clock match’, he didn’t hesitate to relay the importance of keeping superstar Cristiano Ronaldo throughout his time there.

“I’ll do everything in my power to renew Cristiano Ronaldo’s contract. He has two more years left, he’s the best in the world and we would like to boost the team with him as the leader. I would like him to stay here until the end of his sporting career. He’s a born winner and he wants to win titles and lots of Ballon d’Ors and Real Madrid is the place to do it,” Perez said about Los Blancos’ best player. Continue reading Florentino: “I wouldn’’t sell Ronaldo, not for €1,000 million”

Madrid hope to introduce Ancelotti on June 3

Florentino Perez has had a busy summer already acting as the re-elected president of Real Madrid, but he’ll be officially announced in that office Sunday, June 2. Perez will hope to make an equally big announcement the following Monday.

Carlo Ancelotti has been linked with the recently vacated Real Madrid coaching position, but it is believed that Florentino Perez has moved to make it a reality. Club brass and players alike at PSG had lamented and fought against his departure, but reports are that Ancelotti and Madrid have come to an agreement.

Perez also hopes to introduce football great Zinedine Zidane as part of an executive managerial position. The Real Madrid president has lauded the former players influence inside the club, calling him a great “asset” to the team. Perez hopes to replicate this summer the great achievements he accomplished in 2009, when he spent over €250 million to secure a troupe of players, including Cristiano Ronaldo and Kaka.