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Chelsea have reportedly made a £60million offer to Real Madrid’s and Colombian international James Rodriguez after giving up on their previous target Romelu Lukaku in their pursuit of moving the Belgian international back to the Stamford Bridge.
The Blues manager Antonio Conte is said to be keen on bringing in another front man before the transfer window closes next week but facing race against the clock.
Lukaku appears to be ready in pledging his future to the Baggies whilst telling his friends that he had set his heart on a return to West London.
The Blues faced a huge blow in their pursuit of signing Lukaku and they’ve turn their attention to the 25-year-old Colombian international who was firstly linked with a move to Arsenal. Manchester United are also said to be interested in him.
However, Real head coach Zinedine Zidane is set to let him leave the Bernabeu after he has fallen down pecking order under the Frenchman leadership.
The Frenchmen knows that selling Rodriguez to Chelsea will give him some funds to spend either in this window or in the next on the right player.