Real Madrid have announced a new sponsorship agreement with Emirates Airlines.

The deal, which was announced at a press conference at Madrid's Bernabeu stadium on Friday, will see the Dubai-based airline become a "partner and official airline to the club", according to the Spanish giants' official website.

Madrid president Florentino Perez said: "I'm especially pleased with this partnership between two global brands and leaders.

"I think that we are at the beginning of an intense relationship that will bring the club closer to the millions of fans that it has around the world."

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