The Premier League Champions Chelsea have struggled in front of goal this season and they were made to pay for the unfortunate situation as they are not only unable to defend their title, but they are also on the verge of missing out on the final spot for next season’s Champions League competition.
Antonio Conte side lost at home to Tottenham for the first time in 28 years after failing to create many scoring chances against the North London club.
Though Conte’s future at Stamford Bridge remains unclear, the Italian is reportedly making move to find solution to the team’s lack of goals ahead of next season.
In his bid to make sure the problem is solved before the start of 2018-19 season, Conte has made a sensational move for Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema according to Don Balon.
The Frenchman hasn’t been too good for the Los Blancos this campaign and he is tipped to be among the players who would be sold out by the Spanish giants in their overhauling process ahead of the upcoming season.
Don Balon also reports that the Frenchman turned down the chance to move to the Chinese Super League as he hopes to continue his career in Europe.
Liverpool were reportedly the first club who showed interest in signing the 30-year-old but the Reds pulled out of the race for his signature.
With Morata and Olivier Giroud flop this season, Chelsea are set to do everything to bring the player to Stamford Bridge this summer.