Real Madrid transfer news: Mauro Icardi to replace Ronaldo in £99m deal

Real Madrid transfer news: Mauro Icardi to replace Ronaldo in £99m deal

The Spanish giants require extra firepower up prime (Picture: Getty)

Real Madrid are prepared to reinvest the huge windfall they obtained from Cristiano Ronaldo’s departure and are engaged on a mammoth deal for Inter Milan’s Mauro Icardi.

The Spanish giants allowed Ronaldo to transfer to Juventus after 9 vastly profitable years on the Bernabeu, however they’re at the moment missing firepower up entrance and have but to replace the Portuguese famous person.

While the deadline for Premier League transfers closed on Thursday night, golf equipment in Spain are nonetheless free to full offers till the top of August.

Real have solely spent huge on Odriozola and Courtois since Ronaldo’s exit (Picture: Getty)

And, in accordance to Spanish outlet Libertad Digital, Real bosses have flown to Rome to maintain decisive talks with Icardi over a summer season swap.

The deal is being pushed by Icardi’s agent and spouse, Wanda Nara, who’s determined to persuade Real to signal the Argentine ahead.

Real are aware of the necessity for extra firepower up entrance, however their most urgent concern is in midfield with Luka Modric determined to depart the membership.

Los Blancos have already allowed Mateo Kovacic to be part of Chelsea on a season-long mortgage, and compatriot Modric can be itching to depart having already agreed phrases with Inter.

While Real may land Icardi, Inter are working to prise Modric away from Madrid (Getty)

Real’s presence in Italy is in half due to Modric’s want to transfer to San Siro, with Lazio star Sergej Milinkovic-Savic focused as a possible substitute.

The Serbian is likely one of the most in-demand gamers in European soccer however a number of Premier League golf equipment baulked at his asking worth; with the window in England now closed, Real have a just about free run on the gifted midfielder.