Some days ago, Aurélien Tchouaméni was the center of the news real Madrid after making his contract official for the next six seasons. The young French midfielder was signed to become the future replacement for a Carlos Henrique Casemiro who has already passed 30 years. However, in Valdebebas they have not only thought of a successor for the Brazilian crack. Another player who is in the crosshairs is Luka modric. After turning 36 years old, the Croatian has passed into the ranks of seniority, which is why the senior staff goes for the services of Jude Bellingham to ‘retire’ the ’10’ of the whites.
As reported this Tuesday by Cadena Ser, the new champion of the Champions League The goal of signing the English midfielder from Borussia Dortmund has been set, but not in the transfer market that will open in a few more weeks. The young footballer is the priority of President Florentino Pérez for 2023.
After spending 80 million euros on Tchouaméni, Madrid would have run out of funds to undertake another great signing. Furthermore, Jude Bellingham has already made it clear that he will continue to play for Dortmund next season. The international with England would think of a change of scenery only for the middle of next year.
“I am really looking forward to next season. I can’t wait any longer for the next course to start. But yes, I’ll be here next year and I’ll be ready.” The young English midfielder said a few days ago in an interview with the German newspaper Westfalia Ruhr Nachrichten.
“It means a lot to me to assume the role and responsibility that I have in this team and in this club. I have said since the day I arrived here how great Borussia Dortmund is and how happy it is for me to play for this club and take on this responsibility.”added the flyer.
Borussia Dortmund, for its part, is clear that it will not let its star out for less than 100 million euros, since the Germans highly value one of the main elements, key in the lineup. Looking ahead to 2023, Real Madrid would have no problem paying such a figure.
Always according to the aforementioned source, Real Madrid has already informed the Bundesliga club that it will go for the 18-year-old player in mid-2023, precisely the date on which Luka Modric ends his contract. The Croatian recently renewed for a season with the ‘Vikings’.
Currently, the Briton is also a target for Liverpool, and according to the Transfermarkt portal, his market value is around 75 million euros.
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