Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois appears to be edging closer to a move to Spanish giants Real Madrid after agreeing personal terms with the Champions League winners.
Courtois has made no secret of his desire to return to Madrid, where he spent two seasons on loan with Real’s cross-town rivals Atletico, and it appears as though he could finally be granted his wish.
The Daily Mail are reporting that Courtois and Real Madrid have agreed personal terms, with a transfer now seemingly a foregone conclusion.
Real Madrid have been admirers of Courtois for a while and have now prioritised a move for Courtois over any potential deal for Manchester United’s David de Gea.
The Belgian is entering the final year of his contract with Chelsea and has shown no sign of renewing his deal, recently suggesting that he is worth more than what Chelsea had previously offered him.
He is quoted by The Telegraph as saying: “