Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti has reportedly identified Chelsea right back Reece James being a summer time transfer target..
The 22-year-old hasn’t been without his injury issues this season but has nevertheless managed 6 goals and 7 assists in thirty one appearances for Thomas Tuchel’s side across all competitions.
James has experienced Real Madrid two times in the Champions League this season, playing the complete 210 minutes across both legs of Chelsea’s quarter final exit to Los Blancos..
Based on The Mirror, Real Madrid chiefs and ancelotti have been maintaining an eye on James during their Champions League clash with Chelsea and appreciated what they noticed from the England international.
The statement adds that Real may need to offload many fringe players before you make a move for James, with the defender not likely to be on the low-cost despite the uncertainty surrounding Chelsea’s ownership situation.James has scored 9 goals and create fifteen more in 115 looks for Chelsea after soaring through the youth ranks of theirs and remains contracted to the club until 2025..