Chelsea still interested in signing of 23-year-old Serie A lethal striker

Manchester United and Chelsea are reportedly considering a move for Inter Milan forward Lautaro Martinez next summer.

The 23-year-old was heavily linked with Barcelona in the summer, however, the Catalan giants could not come to an agreement with Serie A giants Inter Milan over a transfer fee.

Meanwhile, a recent report claimed that the Blues had made an attempt to secure the services of the Argentina international in the recent transfer window, however, player refused to join them.

Martinez has carried his stunning form from last campaign into the 2020-21 season, already having managed to score three goals in four Serie A appearances.

According to reports in Spain, the Red Devils are considering joining the race for the South American forward, with a big-money offer potentially being made during next seasons transfer window.

Man Utd secure the services of Edinson Cavani on transfer deadline day, however, the Uruguay international is not a long-term option in the final third of the field, while Chelsea have signed Timo Werner who has scored his first Premier League goal last weekend.

Martinez, who has a deal at San Siro until June 2023, has managed to found back of the net 33 times in 88 games for his current team since arriving from Racing Club back in July 2018.