Chelsea are indeed interested in signing Inter’s Ivan Perisic, with Juventus also keeping a close eye on the situation of the Croatian.
Marco Conterio has reported about the situation of Perisic, just after it was reported that the wing-back has agreed a contract with Chelsea already. The journalist does go on to confirm Chelsea’s interest in the player but also goes on to give other details.
The journalist reports that the distance between Inter’s offer and Ivan Perisic’s demand for a new deal remains quite wide. Inter have put forward a two-year deal worth €2.8 million per season plus bonuses, while the player wants €5 million per season in a three-year contract. Perisic also wants the situation to be resolved as soon as possible.
The demand that Inter have made is that they want him to earn close to €3 million per season and are willing to offer him a hefty bonus wage. Chelsea’s interest in mentioned but a change in ownership is mentioned as a possible hurdle. Bundesliga clubs also like him, with Juventus yet to make a move despite links.