Manchester United transfer target Fabio Coentrao is on the verge of signing a new contract with Real Madrid according to a report from Spain.
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The Real Madrid player might be available at the end of the season, and would be an excellent signing for Tottenham Hotspur, but they will need Champions League football to tempt Fabio Coentrao.
Chelsea were reportedly also keen on the Portuguese left back, but in securing Ashley Cole for another year, they are unlikely to go in for Coentrao, who could leave Real Madrid this summer.
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