£50m ace exploring options ahead of possible summer move: Man United keen
ALVARO MORATA is reportedly exploring other options after Chelsea cooled their interest in him.
The Real Madrid star has been linked with a move to the Premier League in recent months.
The Spain international struggled to get game time under Zinedine Zidane this season and could leave the club in the summer.
Morata started just 14 La Liga games for Real this campaign as the Spanish giants won the title.
However, Despite making minimal appearances, the 24-year-old still netted 20 goals in all competitions.
Chelsea and Manchester United are eyeing the £50m-rated hitman ahead of a possible summer move.
Reports earlier this month claimed the Red Devils had approached the striker’s representatives.
Jose Mourinho managed Morata at Real and is keen to reunite.
While Blues boss Antonio Conte was also linked with making a bid for the striker.
However, according to the Evening Standard, Morata’s plans have changed.
They say Chelsea have cooled their interest in the Real star, who is now exploring other options.
That could be a huge boost for United if Morata is keen to come to the Premier League at the end of the season.
Mourinho is expected to splash the cash this summer ahead of a busy transfer window.
The Special One is determined to mount a title charge next season at Old Trafford, as well as possibly having Champions League football to focus on.
Real will be back in action at the start of next month in the Champions League final.
Morata and co. face Juventus in Cardiff, looking to win the La Liga and Champions League double.