The Colombian midfielder is seen as a suitable replacement for Oscar, should his proposed move to the Chinese Super League go through

Chelsea are chasing Real Madrid midfielder James Rodriguez, and could sign him for £75 million in January, according to the Mirror.

Blues boss Antonio Conte is set to use some of the money earned from selling Oscar to China to bring the Colombian international to Stamford Bridge.

James is only a fringe player in Zinedine Zidane’s Real squad, having played just eight La Liga games this season, and could be willing to leave Madrid for the Premier League.


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