The move was announced by the club and confirmed by Casillas this morning on social media.
Real Madrid declared:
"Iker Casillas won 19 titles during the 25 years that he defended our shirt: 3 European Cups, 3 Club World Cups, 2 European Super Cups, 5 Leagues, 2 King's Cups and 4 Spanish Super Cups. In Portugal, with Porto, he won 2 Leagues, 1 Cup and 1 Super Cup.
"With the Spanish team he has been international 167 times and has won 1 World Cup, 2 European Cups and 1 U-20 World Cup.
"His sporting career and his human dimension have been recognized with prestigious awards such as the Prince of Asturias Award for Sports, the Grand Cross of the Royal Order of Sports Merit, the Gold Medal of the Royal Order of Sports Merit and the Gold Medal of the Community of Madrid.
"For Real Madrid, it is a pride to receive one of its great captains back home."
Need a VPN? Or seeking to switch? Then support Tribal Football by clicking here to sign up with our official partners NordVPN. Not only will you receive the best VPN experience, but also great discounts by signing up via Tribal Football. Thanks for your support!