Abramovich is determined to bring Marco Asensio
Since Marco Asensio made his debut for Real Madrid in 2016, he has burst onto the scene in La Liga. With his impressive performances, he managed to established himself as a starter for the team and benching Gareth Bale and Isco in many games.
The 21 year is one of the hottest prospects in the league, scoring 10 goals and providing 4 assists in 44 appearances. But his progress has stalled in recent months with just scoring 3 goals since mid November.
Asensio has been linked with a move this summer with Chelsea being the most interested in him. Real Madrid are concerned over Chelsea’s interest in Marco Asensio, according to Don Balon.
Chelsea have already held initial talks over a potential deal to bring Asensio this summer at Stamford Bridge. After a disappointing season, Roman Abramovich wants to bolster his squad this summer and is spearheading the move because he is determined to bring him to Stamford Bridge.
According to reports, Alvaro Morata has personally talked with Chelsea chiefs and asked them to sign Asensio. Both of them used to play together at Real Madrid, before the forward joined the Blues last summer.
Asensio in under contract with Real Madrid until 2023 after signing an contract extension last year.