Real Madrid sign Leonel, a seven-year-old

Updated: 09 August 2011 01:32 IST

Another Leo will arrive in Spain next month to join the Real Madrid football nursery. The seven-year-old Argentine prospect, Leonel Angel Coira, will be in Bernabeu Sep 6 to start his stint.

London:

Another Leo will arrive in Spain next month to join the Real Madrid football nursery. The seven-year-old Argentine prospect, Leonel Angel Coira, will be in Bernabeu Sep 6 to start his stint.

A spokesman for the Spanish giant confirmed Coira's recruitment, following a report in the Argentine sports daily Ole.

Coira says his idol is Barcelona's Argentine star Lionel Messi, who is also known as Leo, and that he would love to create openings for others to score.

Topics : Football Real Madrid Barcelona Lionel Andres Messi
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