Real Madrid and Chelsea have a transfer agreement regarding midfielder N’Golo Kante, according to reports from Spanish outlet Defensa Central.
Madrid had been linked with a move for Kante in the summer with the club snapping Kante former teammate Eden Hazard but the deal didn’t materialize with Zidane said to be an admirer if fellow Frenchman.
Defensa claims that Chelsea has agreed to notify the La Liga giants should they decide to put the 28-year-old up for sale.
The Frenchman has four years still left on the £290,000-a-week deal that he penned last year, and would command a fee in the upward of £100m.
Linked with a move to PSG
Apart from Madrid, Kante was linked with a move back to France with PSG amid their determination to finally win the Champions League.
Kante admitted early this season that he was flattered by Real’s interest but added that he was comfortable at Stamford Bridge.
“It’s rewarding to be wanted by big clubs when coaches want you in their project it’s nice. But I’m happy with my choices and feel good at Chelsea. I’m planning for the next season at Chelsea,” he said.