Raul: 'Adios', Real Madrid!
Raul: 'Adios', Real Madrid!. Real Madrid has issued an official statement at a time when the captain of their icons so far, Raul Gonzalez will leave the club on Monday, after defending the main squad of Los Blancos over 16 years. During these rumors are growing stronger when the attacker who spent his career at Santiago Bernabeu will be gone this summer, where Schalke are believed to be the goal. Madrid earlier this week announced that Raul will hold a press conference, which was held for his farewell. The statement in the club's official website announced that the 33-year-old striker will be given a farewell celebration at the Bernabeu. "Farewell party will start at 13:00 (local time). President Florentino Perez, the club will be present, followed by a press conference by the general director Raul and Jorge Valdano." Raul has been shared with Madrid since joining their academy in 1992. It has helped the club win six league titles and three Champions League titles, and scored 323 goals in 740 appearances - making Real the top scorer of all time. In 2008, he signed his true 'lifetime contract "with Madrid - the contract will be automatically renewed for one year if he is able to play at least 30 games per season. Raul was able to achieve it in the 2009-2010 season but over the coming big names that minimize the chances of playing in the future, he finally decided to leave the Santiago Bernabeu. Previously, his teammate Raul who is also a veteran player in Madrid, Guti had also decided to leave Madrid and head of Besiktas. Madrid's new coach, Jose Mourinho has said if they do not fit in his plans for next season.