By Rune Gjerulff@runegjerulff

Report: Real Madrid "advance" in Bellingham talks

Fabrizio Romano reports that Real Madrid are getting closer to agreeing a deal with Borussia Dortmund for Jude Bellingham.
Real Madrid have apparently taken the next step in their bid to sign Borussia Dortmund's Jude Bellingham.

According to Fabrizio Romano, the two clubs held a "new positive round of negotiations" yesterday.

An agreement seems to be getting closer, with Real reportedly hoping to complete the deal before the end of the week.

Borussia Dortmund will receive a fee in excess of €100 million for the highly-rated central midfielder.

Bellingham, 19, has been playing for BVB since 2020. His contract expires in 2025.

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