Real Madrid Confirm Signing of Costa Rica Goalkeeper Keylor Navas

Keylor Navas will compete with Iker Casillas for the goalkeeper's jersey in Carlo Ancelotti's side, with Diego Lopez expected to leave the club.

updated: August 04, 2014 10:41 IST
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Costa Rica's Keylor Navas saved nearly 90% of the shots this World Cup.

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Madrid: Costa Rica goalkeeper Keylor Navas, one of the stars of this year's World Cup, has completed his move to Real Madrid from Levante, the European champions announced on Sunday evening.

"Real Madrid CF and Levante UD have reached an agreement for the transfer of Keylor Navas, who will be contracted to the club for the next six years," read a statement on Madrid's website.

The Spanish capital club added that Navas, 27, will be presented at their Santiago Bernabeu stadium on Tuesday afternoon after undergoing a medical. (Also Read: Ronaldo Hints at Manchester United Return)

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