West Ham had agreed a ?4million fee with Real Mallorca for the 27-year-old and he was due to have a medical on Monday morning, until Martinez intervened.
Their respective semi-final victories over Manchester City and Bayern Munich meant Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid earned the right to
Real Madrid tackle Atletico Madrid in a repeat of the 2014 final when Milan's San Siro hosts this year's Champions League showpiece.
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Former Manchester City, QPR and Newcastle midfielder Joey Barton looks set for his first adventure in Scotland after making the