Transfers: For Hugo Ekitike (Reims), Real Madrid would like to overtake Newcastle United

Unsurprisingly, Hugo Ekitike is not expected to play for Stade de Reims in 2022-23. Scorer of ten goals in L1 last season, the 20-year-old striker has aroused the lusts of Europe’s biggest clubs. If Newcastle United had reached an agreement with the club remois for a transfer of around 36 million euros, plus ten million bonuses, Real Madrid would have entered the dance, he said. The Team this Wednesday.
The 2022 Spanish champion would like to recruit a young striker, able to replace Karim Benzema (35 in December), under contract with the Merengue until June 2023, in the long term. Thus, the Merengue should be Hugo Ekitike slowly and surely enter the rotation, a bit in the manner of Eduardo Camavinga. According to the daily, the Reims native’s agent has even been moved to the Spanish capital in recent days to meet with Madrid leaders.

However, les Magpies and les Merengue will not be alone on the file. Indeed, Bayern Munich, who could separate from Robert Lewandowski this summer, would also be following the player closely. Will more of these two heavyweights in European football make Newcastle United’s bid to double in-extremis? Du côté rémois, the offer of the Northern England club is a great financial opportunity. From now on, Jean-Pierre Caillot participates in the last word d’Hugo Ekitike.

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