Real Madrid star Isco on a mission to finally win over a Bernabeu boss
IT'S more than five years since Tim Sherwood lifted the phone to Daniel Levy and told him to shell out €2million for a third division Spanish footballer.
The 18-year-old object of Sherwood's ardor was Francisco Román Alarcón Suárez. You know him as Isco. The guy the entire Real Madrid dressing room calls 'Magic Isco'.
Levy was unconvinced that a kid in the Valencia B squad, playing in the Spanish boondocks, was worth that kind of moolah.
In the intervening seasons Isco has taken Málaga not only to their first Champions League season but to the quarter finals as debutants and an unfair... read more
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