in , ,

Chelsea open talks over Real Madrid forward

Chelsea owner Roman Abramovic attended the Euro 2016 clash between Spain and Croatia this as he prepared to make a move for Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata.

Morata scored Spain’s only goal of the game in a surprise 2-1 defeat, and recently completed a move back to Real Madrid after spending two years at Juventus. Real Madrid opted to activate a buy back clause in the strikers contract, taking the hitman back to the Spanish capital for just £23million.

It is as of yet unknown whether Real Madrid want to keep hold of their academy product, or sell him on once again for a huge profit.

Chelsea are said to have opened talks with the European Champions over the purchase of Morata, who would be signed for a fee of around £40million.

Roman Abramovic is set to cast his eye over Morata once again next week as Spain play Italy in the last-16, with Italy being managed by incoming Chelsea boss Antonio Conte.

Arsenal and Manchester United have also been linked with the 23-year old, who is the joint top goal scorer at Euro 2016 with there goals. His Real Madrid teammate Gareth Bale also has three.

Notify of
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments