Register Login Live

English Premier League

Reports: Starlet Threatens To Leave Real For Chelsea

A Real Madrid starlet has reportedly threatened to leave Los Blancos for reigning Premier League champions Chelsea if his demands are not met in the coming months.

Europe's 10 Biggest Free Agents Next Season

According to Spanish publication Don Balon, Marco Asensio has told Real president Florentino Perez that he will force a move to the Blues if he is not given an opportunity to shine at the club.

The 21-year-old attacking midfielder is apparently concerned about the lack of playing time he has been receiving under manager Zinedine Zidane.

Asensio had a fantastic start to the season, scoring twice in the Spanish Super Cup win over FC Barcelona, but has since been relegated to the bench more often than not.

With Real struggling to score in recent weeks, it has been a surprise for some that Zidane has not called upon the Spain international more, and this has apparently made the youngster despondent.

It is believed the Spaniard is keen on linking up with his former teammate Alvaro Morata at Chelsea, and could try and push for a move to the London club if Zidane does not start trusting him more.

Marcelo On Ramos & Ronaldo's Reported Fallout

Asensio has made 19 appearances for Los Blancos this season, scoring seven goals and assisting a further two strikes.

Do you think Zidane should give his younger players more opportunities on the pitch? Have your say in the comments section below. 

The 12 Most Dangerous Duos In Europe So Far

The 10 Leading Scorers Across All Leagues In 2017

Reports: Man Utd Promise Mourinho One Of Two Superstar Targets


Top 5

Broos Names Provisional Squad, Dolly Returns

126 Oct 26, 2021 12:39 PM in Bafana

Pictures: How Messi Celebrated First PSG Goal

6 Sep 29, 2021 08:28 AM in UEFA Champions League

City v Downs: Late Fitness Tests Await 6 Stars

14 Oct 26, 2021 09:25 AM in MTN8 2021

Players Clubs Can Still Sign For Free

1 Oct 01, 2021 10:28 AM in International

Rulani Predicts Citizens Starting Line-Up?

61 Oct 26, 2021 04:03 PM in MTN8 2021

Ronaldo Breaks Silence After Damaging Liverpool Loss

30 Oct 25, 2021 08:24 AM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar/Mbappe Watch

All The 16 Teams In The Champions League Group Stage

70 Oct 25, 2021 09:08 AM in CAF Champions League

Man Utd's Next Manager Identified?

3 Oct 25, 2021 07:27 PM in English Premier League

Messi Chased By Rival Fan During Match

4 Oct 25, 2021 10:25 AM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar/Mbappe Watch

Chiefs Explain Decision To Let Star Go Home

13 Oct 25, 2021 09:58 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

All The 16 Teams In The Champions League Group Stage

70 Oct 25, 2021 09:08 AM in CAF Champions League

BREAKING! All The Ballon d'Or Nominees Revealed

5 Oct 08, 2021 06:33 PM in Ballon d’Or

What Awaits Downs & Usuthu In CAF Draw

32 Oct 26, 2021 11:00 AM in CAF Champions League

12 Players Who Went Bankrupt

25 Dec 07, 2020 12:34 PM in World News

Pirates’ Next CAF Opponents Revealed!

16 Oct 26, 2021 02:14 PM in Orlando Pirates