According to a report from 90min, Chelsea is showing interest in signing Inter Milan’s Lautaro Martinez during the summer transfer window. The report suggests that Chelsea expressed their interest in the Argentine striker. He currently earns a reported salary of £184,000 per week.
According to 90min, Manchester United and Real Madrid are showing interest in Lautaro Martinez. Former Manchester United midfielder Owen Hargreaves expressed his belief that Martinez would be a good fit for the Premier League. The report also suggests that Chelsea engaged in discussions with Inter Milan regarding Martinez. Alongside their talks about Romelu Lukaku and Andre Onana.
Meanwhile, Lautaro Martinez is one of the top strikers in world football. His performances for Inter Milan and the Argentina national team have showcased his talent and potential. If Chelsea were to secure his signature in the summer transfer window, it would undoubtedly be a significant acquisition for the club.
Why are Chelsea on the lookout for Lautaro Martinez?
With the departure of Romelu Lukaku, it is understandable that Chelsea and new head coach Mauricio Pochettino would be looking to bring in a new number 9 for the upcoming season. Lautaro Martinez has an impressive goal-scoring record in Serie A, with 21 goals and six assists. Thus highlighting his ability to make a significant impact in the final third.
Lautaro Martinez’s contributions in the UEFA Champions League this season further showcase his quality and impact on the big stage. Scoring three goals and providing three assists in the competition demonstrates his ability to perform against top-level opposition. Meanwhile, Inter Milan prepares to face Manchester City in the final of the UEFA Champions League. Hence, Martinez’s performances will be crucial to their chances of lifting the prestigious trophy.
The partnership between Lautaro Martinez and Romelu Lukaku at Inter Milan has indeed been highly successful. Their understanding, complementarity, and goal-scoring prowess have been key factors in Inter’s success. Considering Mauricio Pochettino’s interest in Martinez and the potential availability of Lukaku, it is exciting to speculate about the possibility of reuniting the two strikers at Chelsea.
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