Actual Madrid are battling Arsenal and Liverpool to signal Brighton star Yves Bissouma, based on stories.
Earlier this month, talkSPORT revealed Arsenal and Liverpool are contemplating a January swoop for the 24-year-old.
Bissouma, who joined Brighton for £15million from Lille in 2018, has two-and-a-half years left on his contract.
Spanish outlet Defensa Central declare Actual Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane sees the midfielder as a less expensive various to Paul Pogba and Eduardo Camavinga.
The report provides Bissouma might price Los Blancos as a lot as £36.3million (€40m).
Brighton boss Graham Potter has admitted he isn’t fearful about dropping his star man.
He stated: “I’ve by no means been a coach that worries about dropping a participant.
“In case you fear about dropping gamers to groups larger up the hierarchy – as a result of that’s finally what it’s – and the membership suppose promoting the participant is the correct factor to do, then it’s a results of doing one thing properly.
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“I don’t suppose you need to ever fear about that. It’s a part of soccer and lots of it’s discuss, hypothesis or nonsense.
“There’s all the time fact as properly someplace, however I’m not fearful about something.
“I’m simply serving to the gamers to enhance, to get them to the best degree of efficiency that I can after which we’ll see.”