Inter Milan still interested in signing Chelsea star

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According to Italian media outlet Calcio Mercato via Goal, Italian champions Inter Milan are still keen on signing Chelsea full-back Marcos Alonso.

The Italian champions have long been linked with the 30-year-old, whose current contract at Stamford Bridge is due to expire in 2023.

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Inter Milan are ready to formalise their interest in Alonso, but must first sell players in order to fund a €20 million (£17m/$24m) swoop.

Meanwhile, Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel dropped Alonso from the squad for the game against Arsenal following Chelsea’s decision to use the Spaniard in a potential swap deal for Sevilla centre-back Jules Kounde.

The Blues are currently in talks with Sevilla to sign Kounde and have reportedly offered Alonso as part of the deal.

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