Chelsea are hoping to reach agreement with Real Madrid for Alvaro Morata after holding more positive talks.The Spanish champions have been pushing for £75million for  24 year’s old and believe a deal can be concluded with Chelsea.AC Milan had shown interest but are concentrating their efforts on Torino’s Andrea Belotti while another option for Milan and Chelsea, Pierre Emerick Aubameyang is expected to stay at Borussia Dortmund.

Morata has long been a favourite with Antonio Conte and Chelsea manager agreed his new two years  contract in the knowledge the club would push to deliver quality additions to his title-winning squad.Though disappointed at missing out on Romelu Lukaku, Conte worked with Morata at Juventus and wanted him last summer.Madrid want to sell Morata and full-back Danilo to offset their bid for Monaco forward Kylian Mbappe.

 

Danilo is expected to join Manchester City from Real Madrid for £26million.Brazilian full-back is in the USA on Madrid’s tour and is expected to fly across to link up with City over the next 48 hours.The clubs are close to agreement on a fee for the 26 year’s old with an expected £4m to follow in add-ons.

 

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