Chelsea are threatening the plans of Manchester United rivals for the transfer of Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane.
Varane is now within the last 18 months of his current deal with Los Blancos.
Thus, United is in contact with Real Madrid and Varane’s agents regarding a summer deal for the Frenchman.
But the sports editor at the German newspaper PICTURE, Christian Falk reports that Chelsea are also eager for the transfer of the Frenchman.
Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel, aware of Varane’s availability, is pushing to compete with United for the player’s signing.
For their part, Real Madrid reportedly wants at least 70 million euros to sell their star.
/ Telegraphy /