Kovacic on Real Madrid strike to force through transfer

Kovacic on Real Madrid strike to force through transfer

Inter manager Luciano Spalletti has confirmed the Nerazzurri's intentions to sign Modric before the transfer window closes at the end of August, but Financial Fair Play (FFP) concerns looked like a significant stumbling block.

Modric has been heavily linked with a summer move to join Serie A club, Inter Milan. "My understanding is that both are happy to be here".

"I think the president said it, I don't think there's much more to add", Lopetegui said.

The Craotian turned up at Valdebebas this morning and after speaking to Real Madrid representatives has decided not to train, showing his unhappiness that the club are not letting him leave.

Mateo Kovacic is on the verge of joining Chelsea.

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Signing a centre half is still the priority and the club are favourites to sign Yerry Mina from Barcelona for around £27 million. Everton and Manchester United have both been linked with Mina, who struggled for Barcelona under Ernesto Valverde last season.

The winger said: "We are calm, we have him and I have no doubt that he will continue here".

"[Kovacic] has trained with his team-mates as usual and there has not been the slightest problem, I love him and we are delighted that he is among us". He has developed himself as the premier midfielder in the side alongside German star Toni Kroos.

"My conversations with the club are private, but we are fully on the same page", he said.

Though this seems a little unorthodox, it could become commonplace under FFP rules as clubs will go to extreme lengths to get the players they need to compete.

Real have already lost one key player to an Italian heavyweight - Cristiano Ronaldo going to Juventus for £88.8million last month - and don't want to lose another.

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