Deal On: Chelsea Set to Hold Meeting With World-Class No.9

July 3, 2018

Alvaro Morata is scheduled to hold talks with his club Chelsea a bid to resolve questions over his future at Stamford Bridge.

Spanish forward became the club’s record signing when he has arrived at Chelsea from La Liga giants Real Madrid for £60m last term.

While he enjoyed a bright start of the 2017/18 season Morata has struggled to continue to score goals in the second half of the season.

Having spent two years in Italy Spaniard forward has been heavily linked with a return to Juventus.

Chelsea now plan to sit down with their striker to discuss whether he is keen on remain at the club.

The report also suggests that the Blues will only green light his departure from Stamford Bridge if an appropriate replacement can be signed before the next season.

Bayern Munich centre-forward Robert Lewandowski has been heavily linked with a switch to Chelsea while Juve record signing Gonzalo Higuain is also a target for his signature.

The Blues have also been rumoured with an interest in Man United’s wantaway striker Anthony Martial, however, it remains to be seen whether his team are prepared to sell him to their direct Premier League rivals.

While he remains linked with an exit, Spaniard himself has suggested he could remain at Chelsea writing on Instagram: ‘Very excited to start again.