Chelsea eye move for Real Madrid star Marcos Asensio

Chelsea eye move for Real Madrid star Marcos Asensio

- Real Madrid star Marcos Asensio could be on his way to Chelsea this summer

- The Blues have reportedly told him that they are ready to double his current salary

- Marcos Asensio is also a summer transfer target for Manchester United

Premier League campaigners Chelsea are reportedly interested in signing Real Madrid star Marcos Asensio and the Blues are also said to have offered him an impressive deal.

After failing to defend their Premier League title this season, Chelsea are expected to hit the summer transfer market with lots of millions for them to get new legs.

And according to the report by Diario Gol, Marcos Asensio is topping the Blues' summer shopping list as owner Roman Abramovich wants to lure him to England.

The report also added that Real Madrid management are desperate not to lose Asensio, but believe Chelsea's move has turned the player's head.

Chelsea have reportedly assured Asensio they will double his current €4.5m salary and are prepared to go as high as €150m to bring him to London.

Marco Asensio is regarded as one of the hottest youngsters in Europe, but him and his Real Madrid teammates are not having it rosy this term in the Spanish La Liga.

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Their only hope of winning a title this season is now in the Champions League where they will face German side Bayern Munich in the semi final.

Earlier, had reported how Premier League club Manchester United are said to be interested in the signing of Real Madrid attacking midfielder Marco Asensio.

The Red Devils are even said to have made their offer to the Spanish champions over the possibility of signing the 22-year-old player this summer.

Manchester United gaffer Jose Mourinho is said to be an admirer of Marco Asensio and wants him to be part of his squad at Old Trafford next season.

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