Thomas Heurtel Barcelona
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Real Madrid head coach Pablo Laso reacted to the rumors regarding a deal with former FC Barcelona head coach Thomas Heurtel.

Laso called Heurtel a ‘very good player’, but denied the reports that Real has agreed to sign the French guard.

“He is a very good player. But I take with humor all the references that are made with Heurtel and Real Madrid, we have enough things to think about the team, to occupy time on such things,” Laso told reporters, via

Per Chema de Lucas, Real has agreed to a two-year (1+1) deal with Heurtel that will start in the summer of 2021.