Inter Milan’s strikeforce of Lautaro Martinez and Romelu Lukaku bagged a whopping 58 objectives and assists in Serie A final season to fireside the Nerazzurri to their first league title in ten years. The prolific duo have since grow to be two of Europe’s hottest commodities within the transfer market, with each linked to a number of golf equipment, together with Arsenal and Chelsea respectively. However, it’s the Blues that appear to be extra specializing in acquiring a strike this summer time because the Gunners seem like focusing their consideration on different positions, as chief government Edu seems to be extra targeted on including a goalkeeper and an attacking midfielder at this second in time. Sky Italia reported on Monday night that Chelsea had seen a bid of £85million plus undesirable wing-back Marcus Alonso rejected by the Italian giants.
Still, the reigning champions of Europe could return with one other supply as head coach Thomas Tuchel is determined so as to add a world-class striker to his ranks on this transfer window, with the German additionally eager on Borussia Dortmund’s Erling Haaland. If the Blues have been in a position to tempt Inter into promoting Lukaku it might absolutely imply Arsenal’s alleged pursuit of Martinez could be lifeless and buried given Simone Inzaghi’s aspect are unlikely to promote their two most prized belongings in the identical transfer window. This could then outcome within the north London membership turning their consideration to a different ahead goal within the type of Tammy Abraham, who The Athletic have claimed is vastly admired by these in cost on the Emirates Stadium. Therefore, Arsenal could successfully assist fund part of the deal for Chelsea to carry Lukaku to the Emirates Stadium given some studies have claimed that they worth the English frontman at round £40million. With that being stated, it seems that Inter usually tend to half methods with Martinez, because the aforementioned Sky report claims that the Nerazzuri view Lukaku as ‘untouchable’ this summer time given he nonetheless has 4 years remaining on his present deal on the San Siro. Do you need an unique pre-season Chelsea preview – each in your inbox and thru your letterbox? Head over right here to search out out extra and safe your copy!