The former captain made an inspirational return for Aston Villa on Saturday.
The Sevilla sporting director could be Old Trafford bound, according to reports in Spain.
Rafael Benitez, now at Newcastle United, was sacked by Real Madrid in January 2016.
Spain and Real Madrid's Sergio Ramos - The 20th best player at Euro 2016?
Sergio Ramos may have won the Champions League, three La Liga titles, the World Cup and two European Championships but once again the defender is in the headlines for the wrong reasons.
The draw for the 2016 European Championships was made on Saturday evening.
The 22-year-old defender has admitted to being a big fan of the Real Madrid star's all-round ability.
Sergio Ramos was linked with a move to Manchester United, while West Ham United wanted Raul Jimenez.
Joaquin Caparros, the former manager of Real Madrid star Sergio Ramos, has offered his reaction to the player penning a new deal at the Bernabeu.
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Manchester United are standing firmly against bids from Real Madrid, but De Gea is reportedly to do likewise, if the Red Devils make a renewed contract extension offer.
The World Cup and two-time European Championship winner may well be making the switch to Old Trafford.
The Manchester United legend was not happy with reports of a mega-money swap deal with Real Madrid being in the offing.