Chelsea transfer news: Real Madrid star Luka Jovic to make move to Stamford Bridge?
Real Madrid striker Luka Jovic looks likely to go out on loan next season with Chelsea a likely destination for the Serbian.
Despite the Coronavirus putting a hold to the Premier League season and despite the fact that the transfer window is still months away, there has been alot of speculation in the media about possible arrivals to Stamford Bridge, with a striker on the agenda.
It is no secret that Frank Lampard is keen to improve this side with some big time signings, and reports in the media have suggested he will indeed get the £200 million it will take to sign some top-class, big-time names players in the summer, with Jovic on the shopping list.
Jovic joined the Spanish giants last summer after an outstanding campaign with German side Eintracht Frankfurt in which he netted 10 goals in the Europa League including strikes in both legs of the semi-final against the Blues.
However, he has struggled for playing time in Spain with only four La Liga starts so far this season, and according to reports on the SUN WEBSITE, he is all set to depart the Spanish giants at the end of the season, with Stamford Bridge his most likely destination.
The 22-year-old has scored just two goals in all competitions so far this season. It’s a far cry from the 30 goals he netted last season in the Bundesliga, and The club will then seek to bring in a recognised No9, with Borussia Dortmund’s prolific Erling Haaland believed to be a top target.
And with doubts over the long-term futures of Olivier Giroud and Michy Batshuayi, Lampard knows that a try before they officially buy deal could work out in the long-run as it will give the club an opportunity to see just what Jovic is actually made of.