Premier League leaders Chelsea are planning for a £75million bid for Real Madrid attacker Gareth Bale, according to Daily Mirror.
Gareth Bale has been in continuous link with a move away from Santiago Bernabeu. Manchester United were also targeting him for the January move, while now, Chelsea are planning to secure his deal.
It has been reported that Real Madrid are likely to offload either Cristiano Ronaldo or Gareth Bale this summer. Ronaldo is expected to join Manchester United again but if Bale moves then it could be the London outfit.
Mirror reported that Blues boss Jose Mourinho is likely to offload Oscar to help in Bale’s move, financially.
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The Welshman has been under performing in La Liga and is predicted to leave in the summer. He was signed on a world record fee around £85million few years ago and Chelsea are planning to offer £75million.
While, Bale said in an interview after a Wales' big win over Israel on Saturday that he is happy in Spain despite of a drop in him form with the club.
“I don't need to answer the critics. I know, and everyone around me knows, what I can do.”
The Blues are planning to break their record by offering Bale £300,000-a-week to seal his move to Stamford Bridge in the summer.
Columnist: Shah Arsalan