MILAN – Steven Zhang is not willing to satisfy his coach Antonio Conte with these figures. Manchester United has asked for 85 million euros for Romelu Lukaku and Inter's Chinese ownership has said no. With that figure, the Nerazzurri could complete several purchases. Both Inter D there would be Edin Dzeko and Rafael Leao.
Calciomercato, Inter has the agreement with Roma for Dzeko. More difficult to get to Rafael Leao.
According to what reported by the expert football journalist Alfredo Pedullà, for Dzeko the two clubs would be at the details. The operation will be formalized as soon as Rome has reached an agreement with Juventus for Gonzalo Higuain. The Giallorossi do not want their starting striker to start without having a valid alternative.
So Inter is waiting for the white smoke between Juventus and Roma for Higuain. Immediately afterwards, the sale of Mauro Icardi or to the same Juventus or Napoli should be formalized (depending on the best buyer as Icardi would have decided to go both in the club and in the other).
The speech for Rafael Leao is more complex. Many young clubs like the young Lille striker, who scored 8 goals in last season despite being a boy in 1999. Even Naples and Rome are interested in him but consider him a second choice. While there would be some Premier League clubs ready to satisfy the economic claims of Lille that wants to get as much money as possible from the sale of its gem.
The starting price for Rafael Leao would be around 40-45 million euros. Should Inter not get a discount from Manchester United for Romelu Lukaku, he could invest this amount to complete the purchase of the young Lille bomber. This figure is considered reasonable by Chinese property since Inter has already spent it to complete the purchase of Nicolò Barella (source Alfredo Pedullà).
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