DONE DEAL! Real Madrid announce signing of Toni Kroos on 6-year-deal

Its been coming for days, even weeks.

Whilst Toni Kroos was winning the World Cup with Germany, there were daily reports that the stylish midfielder was signing for Real Madrid from Bayern Munich.

On Thursday morning, Real Madrid announced:

“Real Madrid CF and FC Bayern Munich have reached an agreement for the transfer of the player Toni Kroos, who has signed for the club for the next six seasons.

The player will be presented today, July 17, at 17:00 pm in the Royal Box Bernabeu, after undergoing the relevant medical examination.

Later, Toni Kroos will first tread the turf of the Bernabeu for Real Madrid and will address the media in the press room.”

Reports via German newspaper Bild over recent weeks, suggested Kroos will earn around six million euros per season.

An upgrade on his former contract at Bayern Munich, where he was unhappy with his status despite becoming an integral part of the side at the Allianz Arena.