Reports: Real Madrid, Barcelona to battle for signing of Chelsea starlet

The latest word around the rumour mill is that La Liga giants Real Madrid and Barcelona will move head-to-head inside the transfer race for Chelsea’s Billy Gilmour, who in recent times impressed fans inside the FA Cup win against Liverpool.

This is consistent with the Mirror, who claims that Gilmour is being monitored by means of Real Madrid and Barcelona, consistent with critiques in Spain.

As mentioned earlier, the 18-year-old Chelsea teen shone inside the FA Cup fifth-round tie against Liverpool final week, and was moreover awarded the ‘man of the match’ for his potency.

In addition, he is moreover festival for his first Premier League get began since the Blues host Everton on Sunday, even supposing his expansion will come as no surprise to each Real Madrid or Barcelona.

According to El Desmarque, every golfing apparatus have been monitoring the Scottish starlet’s performances inside the Chelsea early life set-up for numerous years now.

A midfielder by means of trade, Gilmour reached final season’s UEFA Youth League final, which Chelsea out of place to Porto, and has since been pushing for a spot inside the first group of workers beneath manager Frank Lampard.

So some distance this season, he has made two appearances each inside the Premier League, FA Cup and the Carabao Cup, aside from the 11 fits he carried out for the Chelsea Under-23 facet inside the Premier League 2.