Reports making waves in British media claim Paris Saint-Germain are already in talks to sign Romelu Lukaku.
According to The Sun, quoting a French source But! PSG want Lukaku and have contacted his agents over a move.
However, they will only press for the striker’s signature if Kylian Mbappe leaves for Real Madrid at the end of the season.
Lukaku has struggled to find his feet at Chelsea this term, managing just five goals in the league from 20 games.
With the player struggling to fit in to Thomas Tuchel’s system, the Blues may be tempted to let him go in a bid to recoup part of the €113m they spent to take him from Inter Milan last summer.
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Drops Lukaku, Chilwell, Hudson-Odoi and Barkley have not made the 22-man traveling squad for the Madrid clash.
Tuchel optimistic ahead of Madrid clash
The boss says overturning the two-goal deficit would be extremely difficult but not absolutely impossible.
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‘We will have to play in a different way’: Ancelotti reveals what he expects from Chelsea on Tuesday
Carlo Ancelotti was speaking to the media ahead of Real Madrid’s game against Chelsea in the Champions League. He shared his insight on what to expect from the Blues as his side will try to protect their two-goal cushion.
“Everyone knows it will be a very difficult game tomorrow. It doesn’t matter what happened in the first leg. We know we might suffer. We have to fight and win.
“We would like to play the same game of the last week but we know Chelsea will change something. We will have to play in a different way.
“The luck I have is that this squad knows these types of games and what can happen. We will not leave relaxed. Chelsea deserve all our respect.
“Chelsea arrive here to try to win and pass to the semifinals. It’s what the big teams do.
“I don’t know, everyone has their opinion, Chelsea is coming to fight & qualify. They know very well that it is difficult but they are going to try, that is the spirit of football, of big clubs that never give up.