His full name is Carlos Henrique Casimiro. He began his career with São Paulo FC before signing for Real Madrid C in 2010. He spent 2 seasons on loan at FC Porto and Évian Thonon Gaillard FC before returning to Madrid in 2013. He has since made 336 appearances for the club and scored 31 goals. He won five UEFA Champions League titles, three La Liga championships, three club world cups, 3 UEFA Super Cups, 1 Copa del Rey, and 3 Spanish super cups in his Real Madrid Career. In January 2021, The Guardian named him one of the 100 best footballers in the world. Casemiro is a versatile midfielder who is equally adept at playing as a defensive or attacking player. He is known for his work rate, tackling ability and passing range. In 2017, he was nominated for the FIFA Ballon d’Or. In 2019, he was named in the FIFA FIFPro World XI. Casemiro has represented Brazil at the youth and senior levels. He was a member of the team Brazil that won the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup and the 2018 FIFA World Cup. He has also won two Copa América titles with Brazil in 2019 and 2020. He is considered to be one of the best midfielders in the world.
On Friday, August 19, Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti confirmed Casemiro’s impending departure, and it’s very heartbreaking for the Madridistas.
Ancelotti Said, “Casemiro wants a new challenge, and I and the club understand that. After all, he’s done to achieve everything for this club, we need to respect his decision.
“Casemiro trained with his Real Madrid teammates for the first 15 minutes of Friday morning’s training session, before saying his goodbyes.
“I can’t reply to why Casemiro traded European Champions for a struggling side, it’s his personal decision.”
Casemiro is leaving the European Champions, Real Madrid, to go try a new challenge with a struggling side. His teammates respect his decision, even though they don’t understand why he would want to leave such a good team. Ancelotti says they have the resources to replace him and they will continue to compete for everything without him.
The 30-year-old is under contract at Real Madrid until 2024, but it is now confirmed that he will leave for his new destination Manchester United.
Manchester United are signing Casemiro from Real Madrid for a Big transfer fee of £70,65 million with up to £10m in add-ons.
The Brazilian international would be a great addition to any team, and it is Confirmed that he is on a move to Old Trafford and will be handed a contract until June 2026 with the option for an extra year.
Casemiro is a Brazilian footballer who is transferring from Real Madrid to Manchester United. He is a versatile midfielder and is considered to be one of the best in the world. His arrival will surely bolster United’s midfield options.