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De la Red: Real Madrid return was matter of pride

Ruben de la Red admits he returned to Real Madrid to prove doubters wrong.

The midfielder has been outstanding since his move from Getafe in the summer and said: "Being honest, I did have some very good offers.

"And some of the interest guaranteed me more minutes than what I was expecting at Madrid. But even after that, I wanted to return Madrid. It was a matter of pride.

"I've been here for a long time and I am still one of the Madrid juniors. I have to succeed here and I will not stop until I make it."

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