THIBAUT COURTOIS has completed his Real Madrid medical as he finalises his £38million move from Chelsea.
The Belgian stopper, 26, was given a hero’s welcome on his arrive at the Bernabeu as he finally bagged his move to Spain on a six-year deal.
EPA Thibaut Courtois was mobbed by fans as he arrived for his Real Madrid medical
Courtois has been angling for a move back to Madrid all summer in order to spend more time with his family.
Just a day before the Premier League transfer window slammed shut, the ex-Atletico star got his wish.
Chelsea signed Athletic Bilbao No1 Kepa Arrizabalaga in a world-record £71.6m deal to replace their star stopper.
In return, they allowed Courtois to walk, while Mateo Kovacic moved the other way, joining the Blues on loan for the season.
EPA Thibaut Courtois underwent his Real Madrid medical on Thursday
Courtois arrived in Madrid for his medical on Thursday – undergoing it at La Moraleja University Hospital.
And he was greeted in style, as avid supporters turned up to give him a warm – and loud – welcome.
It was just the reception Courtois would have hoped for, after he was slammed by Chelsea fans after posting a heartfelt goodbye.
The new Real star penned a statement, reading: “Hello CFC Family.
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