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Thibaut Courtois wants to join Real Madrid so as to move closer to his family.
The Belgium international is believed to be on Madrid’s radar as Fiorentino Perez steps up his effort to sell Keylor Navas.
It was claimed earlier in the week that Courtois is snubbing a new contract at Chelsea in order to push for a move to Madrid.
And Diario Gol has published a recent development, claiming the goalkeeper is already putting in place underground works ahead of a summer move.
They claim Courtois is already looking for luxury properties in the La Finca district of Madrid.
Courtois kids are with his former girlfriend in Madrid and he is reportedly keen on moving closer to them.
Real Madrid chief Fiorentino Perez believes Courtois would be keen on a move to the Bernabeu and is in regular contact with the player’s intermediaries.
A fee of €60m has been mooted but Tribal Football says Madrid won’t pay up to that amount.
If Madrid isn’t willing to spend big on Courtois, I don’t see Chelsea selling him.
The Blues have no interest whatsoever to lose the goalkeeper, meaning it would take an outrageous offer to tempt them into selling.
Courtois joined Chelsea in 2011 and spent three years at Atletico before he returned to Chelsea. He has since established himself as one of the Premier League’s best goalkeepers, helping Chelsea to two Premier League titles.