In pole position to secure the signing of Sergio Ramos, PSG have also positioned themselves for Raphael Varane. In case of departure from real Madrid, the French central defender could land at Paris Saint-Germain this summer.
Raphaël Varane ready to leave Real Madrid this summer?
After officially saying goodbye to Real Madrid on Thursday, Sergio Ramos is currently negotiating with Paris Saint-Germain, according to information from AS newspaper. According to the Madrid daily, representatives of the 35-year-old Spanish international have offered it to Leonardo in recent hours, specifying that the 2010 world champion was ready to sign for PSG.
The former defender of Sevilla FC would see himself joining the Spanish-speaking workforce of the Parisian club and evolving under the orders of Mauricio Pochettino. In the event of an agreement between the Parisian sports director and the Ramos clan, the native of Camas will not be the only one to come to Paris since he could be followed by his defense partner in Madrid. Indeed, Cadena SER assure this Friday that Raphael Varane is announced on the departure side of Real Madrid and that Paris Saint-Germain is one of its possible destinations. “Real Madrid are preparing for a departure from Raphaël Varane. The Madrid club have made two extra time offers and the player’s response has been to ask what is planned for the team in the future. The club then understood that it will not extend “, explains the Spanish media. But the case does not promise to be easy for the vice-champion of France.
PSG mercato: Big battle with Man United for Varane?
If he does not extend his contract, which ends on June 30, 2022, Varane will be sold this summer. Real Madrid are unwilling to let him negotiate a deal with another club for free in six months. Announced as one of the favorites to welcome the 2018 world champion, Paris Saint-Germain will have to fight hard in this case, since Manchester United is also announced immediately. For its part, Real Madrid hope to take advantage of the interest of these two big European clubs to cash in a nice amount in the possible transfer of the former RC Lens player.
“Varane had already had doubts to extend to Real, because of a possible demotivation: he had already won everything with Madrid. Nonetheless, he had prolonged. Today, the French international is in the same situation. The club believe they can secure a satisfactory transfer for all parties with the interest of Manchester United and PSG ”, precise Cadena SER. According to the specialized site Transfermarkt, to dislodge Varane from the White House, it will take a check for 70 million euros. Case to be continued …