Inter Milan could be in for a busy transfer this summer.
Real Madrid forward Marco Asensio is interesting Inter Milan manager Antonio Conte, according to the football transfer rumours in Spanish media.
The 23-year-old has been subject to interest from various European clubs.
The Spain international was signed by Real Madrid in July 2015 from Mallorca for a fee of 3.5 million euros. The 23-year-old has a contract until 2023 with the club.
This season, Asensio has scored 6 goals and provided 7 assists in 44 appearances for Real Madrid.
The 23-year-old is considered to be one of the best forwards in Spain.
As a member of Spain national football team, Marco Asensio won 23 caps and he scored one goal.
Antonio Conte wants to sign a new forward and Marco Asensio is one of the names at the top of his wishlist. He is a long term admirer of Asensio and believes he can get the most out of the Spain international.
Inter Milan are desperate to make an impact in the summer transfer window.
Marco Asensio would provide a good variety to Inter Milan’s attack.
According to Football Espana, “New Inter Milan boss Antonio Conte wants to make Real Madrid forward Marco Asensio his first signing at the club. According to a report in Italian sports newspaper Correire dello Sport, the former Chelsea boss has identified Asensio as a feasible target, with Zinedine Zidane looking to overhaul his squad this summer. Zidane had previous stated that he wanted to keep the Spanish international at the Santiago Bernabeu, however speculation is growing at the San Siro that Conte could persuade the Frenchman to part company with certain players. Conte will face a battle to bring Asensio in, with Zidane likely to play hard ball over him, and the former Italian boss could turn their attention to Eintracht Frankfurt midfielder Ante Rebic.”
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It would take a huge offer from Inter Milan to prise the 23-year-old forward from Real Madrid.
Signing the 23-year-old in the summer transfer window would be a masterstroke from Antonio Conte.
Stylistically, he would be a great fit in Inter.
It will be interesting to see whether Inter will make their move during the summer transfer window.
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