Real Madrid's Arda Guler faces uncertain future amid lack of playing time

Real Madrid's Arda Guler faces uncertain future amid lack of playing time

Arda Guler's much-anticipated 2023 arrival at Real Madrid has been overshadowed by a series of injury setbacks, leaving the Turkish prodigy's future in doubt.

Injuries marred Guler's debut season in the Spanish capital, side-lining the attacking-midfielder for the entire first half of the La Liga campaign.

Despite his return to fitness in January, opportunities have been scarce under coach Carlo Ancelotti, with just seven appearances totalling a mere 98 minutes.

Rumours of a potential departure have swirled, fuelled by Guler's limited playing time. While the player has denied seeking an exit, speculation persists regarding a loan move for the talented teenager.

According to reports from Fichajes, AC Milan, Borussia Dortmund, and Bayer Leverkusen have emerged as frontrunners for Guler's signature.

AC Milan, renowned for nurturing young talents, could offer Guler the playing time he craves, following the successful loan stint of Real Madrid's Brahim Diaz.

Borussia Dortmund, famed for their development of emerging stars, presents another enticing option for the 19-year-old, with the German club's track record of fostering talent.

Meanwhile, nrew Bundesliga champions Bayer Leverkusen eye Guler as a potential replacement for Florian Wirtz, amid speculation surrounding the midfielder's future.

As Guler contemplates his next move, the upcoming Euros in Germany loom large, offering a stage for the young talent to showcase his abilities and shape his future path.

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