Today’s football news, Ligue 1 Ekingsnews latest states that Monaco wants between 80 and 100 million euros for the transfer of 22-year-old perfume midfielder Aurelian Chouameni. He is also wanted by Real Madrid and is still considered. News with Chelsea and Manchester United too.
Nearly a year after Real Madrid’s interest in Aurelian Chouameni, Real Madrid’s chief scout Juni Calafat traveled to Monaco to discuss with the player’s agent. They discussed the potential deal. Although last year, Monaco demanded a fee of €60 million for the 22-year-old midfielder. The Ligue 1 clubs have now put a price tag between €80 and €100 million.
Although not part of France’s national team for the 2020 European Championships. Chouameni made his official international debut last September in a 2022 World Cup qualifier. Here they played against Bosnia/Herzegovina. Before playing a full 90 minutes in the UEFA Nations League final against Spain.
Didier Deschamps has given confidence in the young defensive midfielder. And called him back to the France national team again during the November international break. At the same time, the website Transfermarkt valued him at 40 million euros, but Monaco asked to double that number. Because they know that Real Madrid is looking for players who gradually Take the place of Casemiro and Chouameni seems like an ideal choice.
Player of the year
The French youngster was named Ligue 1’s Young Player of the Year for the 2020/21 season when he missed just two league games that season.
Shuameni has been the focus of many European clubs. When he made his first-team debut for Bordeaux in 2018 before joining Monaco in 2020, Chelsea and Manchester United appeared to be favorites to sign the French midfielder. The Blues have also contacted his agent Jonathan Kebe, who is also the agent of Jules Kunde.
Meanwhile, Paris Saint-Germain is also interested in signing Chouameni, but they have now focused all their efforts on Paul Pogba’s free signing in the summer.