The 22-year-old admits he may be forced to switch clubs in the interim to raise his profile and attract the interest of the Spanish giants and, despite added competition for places at Easter Road in the coming season, Benjelloun is committed to Hibernian for now.
In the future, however, the Bernabeu holds plenty of appeal to the Moroccan, and he said: "It may take three or four years for me to get there and I know it´s unlikely I will go straight from Hibs to Real Madrid but with a club in between, maybe it will happen."
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