The blues have reportedly shown interest in signing the Serbian international and real Madrid ace player Luka jovic as they target alternative for Erling Haaland. With the summer transfer window gradually approaching, the club is prepared to hasten negotiations to secure the deal before Manchester city who recently declared interest in the young star.
City made this intention known as they hope to secure an alternative to Harry Kane just before La liga champions real Madrid slapped a £35 million price tag on the player. The race to land Luka jovic has led to more speculations amongst fans of both clubs: will Chelsea seal the transfer deal, is jovic a suitable alternative for Haaland.
The Serbian striker joined real madrid from German outfit Eintracht Frankfurt for a wooping £56m. Reports claims that Los Blancos are prepared to take a substantial hit in order to move the player on following his tough start to life in Madrid.
As the summer transfer season draws closer, the two premier League top dogs continue their gamble to secure the deal.
“Once transfer is successfully completed, jovic will play at Stamford along side Erlin Haaland. Hopefully he’ll make a dependable alternative.” report says.