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The Laudrup Legacy

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Started on 19 October 2014 by Neal
Latest Reply on 29 March 2015 by Jamesg237
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Nice sets of results for both Laudrup bros!
Good Month Laudrups !
Some very positive results there for both Laudrup's!
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Walter, Hashim, & Josh_MU: Thanks you three, it's been a pretty positive month for the brothers as we head into the new year :)
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Transfer news: Danish starlet Marco Ramkilde joins "hero" Michael Laudrup at Atletico Madrid


16 year old AaB striker Marco Ramkilde has rejected Brian Laudrup's Borussia Dortmund to play under his "hero" Michael Laudrup in Madrid.


Despite early interest from clubs around Europe, Danish sensation Marco Ramkilde has officially agreed professional terms with Atletico Madrid. The teenager, who has scored two goals in three appearances for AaB's first team this year, will play in Los Colchoneros' U19 side.

Michael Laudrup is widely considered the greatest footballer Denmark has ever produced, and this time around, he's used that reputation to steal the newest Danish gem right out of his brother Brian's fingers and lure him over to the Estadio Vicente Calderon in Spain.

Marco Ramkilde, a 16 year old striker that plied his trade at AaB in the Danish Superliga, was reportedly in advanced talks with Brian Laudrup over a potential move to Borussia Dortmund. However, it seems Atletico joined the discussion late on, and Ramkilde quickly chose to go to Spain to work under his childhood favorite Michael Laudrup.

Nobody outside of Denmark had even heard of the 6'1" teenager until a few days ago. Having come up through the AaB youth system, Ramkilde had scored goals galore at lower levels, but was shocked to have been handed first team opportunities this season. He promptly took those opportunities, scoring twice and assisting once in three first team appearances, bursting onto the world scene.

"When I first got a call from Michael Laudrup I was shocked," the 16 year old told reporters. "I had quite literally been doing science homework, and I received a phone call from the man I watched every weekend growing up, and he told me he wanted me at his club. It was like a dream."

Michael Laudrup, obviously determined to help grow the Danish game through this move, has promised that Ramkilde is one of the finest young strikers in the world. Having signed a contract through 2017, the attacker will play this season in the U19's to prove his readiness for either a loan or first team action next year.

There has been no comment yet from the Borussia Dortmund camp, but one thing is obvious; in this little episode of sibling rivalry, Brian has been forced to take a back-seat as Michael wins yet another player.


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Fantastic story so far how good is that guy anyway?
One to watch, clearly! Being snubbed thanks to your brother must sting a bit for Brian Laudrup
Brian must be sad
Looks like a very promising player, and a very good signing, so hopefully he develops into an absolute machine for ya! ;)
Marco looks decent :)
250!

Nice buy.
Way to go neal 250 replies and it is awesome story
mo_123: Thanks, as you can see in the screenshot he has a lot of developing to go, but he could turn into a star :D

P-KIDDY: Brian isn't taking it all too well, he's always been the less-loved brother :P

mo_123: Sad is quite an understatement...you'll see :O

pompeyblue: Thanks Josh! He's got quite an impressive record already for such a tender age, so I really feel as though he could be Atletico and Denmark's next star! :D

basham97: Hopefully he develops into more than decent :)

Walter: 250! Woohoo!

No1VillaFan: Thanks Jason, I can join you on the pedestal for being on both lists now ;)
Finally caught up to this story, doing really well so far Neal, I thoroughly enjoyed reading this and will carry on doing so :D
NVDTahir: Thanks Naveed, glad you're enjoying it so far!

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