News of The World revealed on Sunday that contract talks between Beckham and the Spanish giants has broken down. The former England skipper is unhappy with his situation in Spain after being only a sub in Real’s last five games.
A source told News of The World: “Nobody expected it as a deal didn’t seem that complicated. But we understand his motives.”
The former Manchester United midfielder has just six months left on his current contract, and this news will alert Italian sides Inter Milan and AC Milan, who are keen on signing Beckham.