Kosovo Asllani was the first great international star to announce that he signed for the real Madrid when it was born after acquiring the Heel in the summer of 2020. A high level ‘chrome’ who arrived to shine a newly created team that needed to make a name for itself in its first year in the elite.

And the Swedish player has played 40 games in three seasons and 21 goals marked. However, this summer he surprised everyone with his departure and now he has given some of the reasons why.

“It’s hard to go into details. I think there is a culture in the club that is not healthy for the players.in which I myself have been, where they almost forced me to play injured and I did not receive help”, said Asllani, in SportExpressen, which collects the newspaper Marca.


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Some statements that charge directly against the club’s board, whom he accuses of not knowing how to manage the section well and harming the health of the players: “For me it is important to speak, since nobody else has done it. I have tried to change things, but the atmosphere that was created there is bad. It was no coincidence that I was injured there and had a mishap, since they constantly push you to play injured or sick. It is not a healthy environment“, he sentenced.

“I care a lot about the club but I feel like it’s in the wrong hands,” added the Swedish international, who reveals that she could have left Real Madrid as early as last year.

I gave him one last chance. You want to make a difference as it is a great club and you want to help it succeed. I’ve been a big part of the club’s history and I’ve done a lot for it, but unfortunately it’s an environment that’s not healthy and it’s not just me.”