LaLiga giants Real Madrid are ready to submit a mega offer for Borussia Dortmund midfield sensation Jude Bellingham.
Jude Bellingham is a hot cake and will dominate the headlines in the coming transfer window. The battle line has been drawn already with a number of big clubs in the Premier League, Ligue 1, and LaLiga, eyeing a summer move for the promising youngster.
According to the Athletic, Manchester United, Liverpool, Chelsea, Manchester City, PSG, and Real Madrid are all queuing up to sign the 19-year-old.
Jude Bellingham has been a sensation at Borussia Dortmund and was equally fantastic for the Three Lions of England in the Qatar 2022 World Cup.
We understand Borussia Dortmund are ready to cash in on the player with the array of interest that has lurked around the club trying to sign Bellingham.
According to reports, the Bundesliga title hopefuls are pecking the value of the player at £136m – a record transfer fee for the England international.
While strong interest has been reported by the listed clubs, non is yet to submit an offer for Jude Bellingham.
Real Madrid seems to be ahead of the competition in the race to sign Bellingham.
The reigning European champions are keen on landing the Bellingham after losing Casemiro to Manchester United with the future of Luka Modric uncertain.
Reports in Spain have confirmed Real Madrid is yet to enter into contract renewal talks with Luka Modric with his contract running out at the end of this summer.
With Real Madrid’s current trajectory in the transfer market, it is more likely a potential deal with Borussia Dortmund for Jude Bellingham could further twist contract talks with Luka Modric.
Luka Modric has been a pillar in Real Madrid’s recent successes in European and Spanish football. However, it is apparent the LaLiga giants are bracing for the new challenge of building a midfield burgeoning with new young talents to prepare for a future beyond their aging middle.
They have signed Aurelien Tchouameni, 23, to replace Casemiro, and have brought in Camavinga, 22, from Rennes in 2021.
Now, according to Transfer Live, the reigning European and LaLiga champions are ready to submit a record £100m offer for Jude Bellingham with £40m add-ons to cap the whole deal at a record £140m.
The offer is said to be a deal breaker as things stand. Any offer from interested parties must likely surpass the £100m mark if Dortmund are to consider the offer.
Jude Bellingham will be the most expensive England midfielder after Manchester City signed Jack Grealish for £100m from Aston Villa.
This season, Jude Bellingham has scored in all competitions for Borussia Dortmund. He has played 23 Bundesliga games, scoring 4 goals with 4 assists.
In Champions League, he has 4 goals in 7 appearances. In DFB-Pokal, he has 2 goals and one assist in 3 appearances.