5 Reasons Why Real Madrid Signed James Rodriguez

5 Reasons Why Real Madrid Signed James Rodriguez

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James Rodriguez joins Real Madrid because he is the best available No. 10 on the market. He will add more than admiration to the club. Here are the top five reasons why he joins the Spanish giants.

5. Determination

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5. Determination

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Rodriguez showed the world that he deserved to wear the No. 10 for Colombia in the World Cup. Even after being eliminated in the quarterfinals, his tally of sic goals won him the golden boot award. Against the hosts, Brazil, he did not let the double or triple-team of players stop him from finding teammates and eventually scoring his country's lone goal. He is determined to give it his all during every game.

4. Vision and Selflessness

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4. Vision and Selflessness

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The Colombian youngster, 22, has proven his vision is well beyond his years. He earned a big-money move to France's Monaco last season, and because of his performance during the World Cup, he was signed by Real Madrid. He scored six goals in addition to showing glimpses of his selflessness by finding teammates out of nowhere. He will be playing with better talent in Spain, so his ability to thread passes will benefit everyone.

3. Appreciation of His Team

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3. Appreciation of His Team

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Rodriguez stated that it was his dream to play for Real Madrid. Now that he is finally joining the organization, he will remember to show the team his appreciation. Whether his teammates bail out a few errors, finish off his passes or create a chance for him to score, he will never forget that they are there for him through thick and thin. He is a humble player who loves the game, the team and winning -- the perfect combination for a Madridista.

2. Sensational Scoring Ability

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2. Sensational Scoring Ability

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The Colombian international scored the goal of his international career against Uruguay with a sensational volley during the recently-ended World Cup. There were defenders near him, but he still decided to send a wicked shot just underneath the crossbar into the back of the net. The technique, timing, confidence and precision were all perfect and a huge reason why Real Madrid is trusting his in his abilities. No. 10 is defined by the youngster.

1. Ability to Control the Match

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1. Ability to Control the Match

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Rodriguez can have a swarm of players around him and even that will not stop him from finding a teammate or releasing a sweet shot on frame. He has confidence, calmness on the ball, strength and can easily carry the pressure on his shoulders, just like he did in the World Cup at the age of 22. For a young kid, he can play the game like a veteran who is famous. Rodriguez will succeed at Real Madrid as the starting No. 10.

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