January sales: Real Madrid trio fluff Copa audition

Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho is ready to see three senior players offloaded in January.

After their disappointing 0-0 draw at Copa opponents Murcia this week, Esteban Granero, Karim Benzema and Pedro Leon are all set to be shown the door, says Sport.

All three failed to impress on the night and that was enough for Mourinho.

Benzema will be sold abroad, while Leon is interesting Hercules and Getafe are keen on Granero.

The trio will be sold when the market reopens in the New Year.

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