Inter Milan forward Romelu Lukaku would be open to joining Chelsea this summer, with the Blues making a lucrative offer to secure his services earlier this year, according to reports.
The Belgian marksman has been linked with a return to Stamford Bridge in recent months as Thomas Tuchel looks to strengthen his ranks in advance of a renewed Premier League title challenge nextChelsea owner Roman Abramovich is working on a move for the Inter man behind the scenes, with the player himself open to joining his former club in order to prove his worth in west London, according to Eurosport.
The report claims that although Lukaku is happy in Milan and is yet to push for a summer exit, he would jump at the chance to play a starring role for the Blues after struggling to hold down a first-team place during his previous spell at the club. season.
Chelsea are said to have already stepped up their interest in the forward by submitting a ‘very good’ personal offer through intermediaries earlier in the summer.