Thibaut Courtois relishing Keylor Navas battle

Thibaut Courtois relishing Keylor Navas battle

Thibaut Courtois has felt the need to disrespect his Chelsea teammates even further when discussing his happiness as a Real Madrid player.

Why do you think Courtois keeps taking shots at Chelsea?

Courtois made over 150 appearances for Chelsea before moving to Los Blancos last month.

Following his departure, new manager Maurizio Sarri was forced to explore the transfer market and recruit Kepa Arrizabalaga from Athletic Bilbao for a world record £71.6m transfer fee. He was offered a new long-term deal to stay at the West London club but he refused to sign a new contract as he entered the final year of his deal.

Belgium worldwide Thibaut Courtois joined Los Blancos from Chelsea in the latest transfer window, and has since seemingly fired a series of parting shots at the London club. The 26-year-old has claimed that the standards at Real Madrid are higher as compared to Stamford Bridge while also adding that Sergio Ramos is the best centre-back in the world.

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He conceded a first-half penalty but Real Madrid eventually secured all three points by beating Leganes 4-1.

Real Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has said that he is relishing battling Keylor Navas for the gloves at the Bernabeu this season.

Real Madrid head coach Julen Lopetegui has backed Karim Benzema to challenge for the Pichichi prize this season following his explosive start to 2018-19.

'[The Bernabeu is] twice as big [as Stamford Bridge], of course, it's a very different feeling, ' he told Het Nieuwsblad. "If you look forward you only see a wall of people, while at Stamford Bridge you can still see the sky or the hotel behind the grandstand".

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