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20:10  19 may  2019
20:10  19 may  2019 Source:   readsport.co

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Mateo Kovačić (Croatian pronunciation: [ matěo kǒʋatʃitɕ]; born 6 May 1994) is a Croatian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Premier League club Chelsea

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Mateo Kovacic has certainly struggled at times during his season-long loan from Real Madrid this season, with many questioning his lack of goals and assists from midfield.

The Croatia international has featured 48 times in all competitions for Chelsea throughout the campaign, but has failed to score a single goal and has just two assists to his name.

The Blues, however, are rumoured to be considering signing the midfielder on a permanent deal this summer, after it was confirmed last week that Chelsea would be able to purchase the Croatian despite their impeding transfer ban.

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And amidst reports that Ligue 1 giants Paris Saint-Germain are lining up a bid for N’Golo Kante this summer, signing Kovacic could be an important piece of business.

Following what has been a relatively inconsistent season from Kovacic, we’ve taken a look at the pros and cons of signing the midfielder on a permanent basis this summer.

Chelsea open talks over Kovacic deal

Chelsea open talks over Kovacic deal Chelsea have opened talks over a deal to sign Mateo Kovacic on a permanent basis this summer. Goal reports that the Blues have been given the green light to complete deals for the Croatian and Gonzalo Higuain if they wish to despite the incoming transfer ban. The report adds that talks over a deal for the on-loan Real Madrid midfielder have recently started after a mixed season at Stamford Bridge. Kovacic joined the club on loan as part of the deal that saw Thibaut Courtois move to Real Madrid during the last summer transfer window.

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Mateo Kovacic , who is in line to join Real Madrid from Internazionale, took 20 months to score his first Serie A goal. Signed by Internazionale from Dinamo Zagreb in January 2013, he was immediately given the No10 shirt but did not find the net in a league game until the following September.

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After a solid first season in the Premier League on loan from Barcelona, making 24 appearances, scoring one goal and registering one assist since he was temporarily signed in the summer, the heads of other Premier League clubs have been turned. Everton will reportedly try to secure Gomes’ services once more next season but they will be under fierce competition from the Hammers who are looking to freshen up their midfield with someone who can dribble and spray an array of passes – something Gomes has made his name doing.

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