But although Wenger was one of a number of high-profile coaches sounded out by Real, Calderon insists Getafe coach Bernd Schuster is the "logical" choice to succeed Capello at the Bernabeu.
"Once we decided that Capello would not continue, [Madrid sporting director Predrag] Mijatovic underwent talks with Schuster, [Ronald] Koeman, [Michael] Laudrup and Wenger," Calderon told the club´s official website, www.realmadrid.com.
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