Chelsea are reportedly ready to smash their transfer record to beat out competition from Barcelona in the hunt to land Inter Milan’s £100million striker Lautaro Martinez.
The front page of Spanish newspaper Sport cla that the Blues and Manchester City have both m approaches for the 22-year-old, and pose a “gr danger” to the La Liga winners’ efforts of signi him.
The newspaper adds that one of the two Premie League giants have presented a “totally off-mar offer” for the Argentine, who carries a £100m release clause that is valid from July 1st to 15t
Barcelona consider that figure too high and hav already offered Arturo Vidal in an attempt to lo Inter’s valuation of their prized asset.
Barcelona unwillingness to pay £100 release clause put Chelsea over Barcelona and are set to make him their record singing paving way for Oliver Giroud and Tammy Abraham to leave with Abraham rejecting new Chelsea contract