Despite having high hopes for Luka Jovic since his big-money move to Bernabeu, only two goals and one assist from 15 outings for Real Madrid in La Liga have been contributed by Jovic.
This led to speculation as to the exit of the 22-year-old, most likely on the loan due to the financial consequences of the coronavirus pandemic.
Now however, Real is reportedly considering keeping the services of the Serbian international.
Much could rely on how club officials are willing to reduce their wage bill by unloading a number of other players.
The President of the Liga, Javier Tebas, has recently argued that Real and rivals Barcelona must reduce costs in order to comply with new regulations for Spain’s top flight.
Nevertheless, according to, Los Blancos could now be able to retain the intruder for at least another 12 months.