Bayern and Barcelona eyeing Morata loan
Football 13 January 2019 12:00 GMT
London, England -Alvaro Morata time at Chelsea looks to be winding down with Maurizio Sarri looking at bringing in Gonzalo Higuain in the January transfer window and Bayern Munich and Barcelona are looking to loan the Spaniard.
The Bundesliga champions are said to be targeting the out of favour Spaniard with a loan and option to buy in the summer depending on the performance during the loan period.
However Spanish giants Barcelona have entered the fray looking for an option to the ageing Luis Suarez needing back up with Munir El Haddadi sold and proper centre forward
According to The Mirror, Chelsea will demand a £3million loan fee up front as well as half of Morata’s £140,000-a-week wages to be paid before they will consider any deal.
Sarri speaking to the media about the striker in an interview said on Morata
“If he leaves we’ll need a replacement. For the moment he is with us and he must focus on Chelsea”.