The Holland international, who is under contract at the HSV-Arena until 2010, has been strongly linked with a move to Real Madrid this summer.
The Dutchman has a clause in his contract which will allow him to leave Hamburg for just 1.5million euros in 12 months´ time and he told Welt am Sonntag newspaper: "That will be the time for me to take the next step in my career."
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