The Italian giants are reportedly keeping a close eye on many strikers across the Europe. According to the football transfer rumours in Italian media, Inter have submitted bid for Borussia Monchengladbach striker Marcus Thuram. He has been subject to interest from various European clubs.
The 25-year-old has been with Borussia Monchengladbach since 2019, having signed for the club from Guingamp for 9 million euros. His contract is set to expire at the end of the 2022/23 campaign.
The striker banged in 13 goals and provided four assists in 21 matches this season across all fronts showcasing just how influential he has been in the final third.
He is considered to be one of the best strikers in France. As a member of France national football team, Thuram won nine caps.
Given that his contract is expiring soon and he has not yet signed an extension, the rumors have only heated up in recent weeks.
Inter are delving into the transfer market for an experienced striker and have done well to identify the 25-year-old as a potential target.
The France international is thought to perfectly fit the profile of striker Simone Inzaghi wants to target in the summer transfer window. Someone with Marcus Thuram’s skillset will undoubtedly add more quality to Inzaghi‘s attack.
The former Guingamp man provides a unique blend between a classic center-forward and the modern striker. His finishing abilities when in and around the box will come as a massive asset to Simone Inzaghi’s side.
World Football Rumours
According to the report, “The Bosman battle for Borussia Mönchengladbach striker Marcus Thuram is intensifying. After refusing to leave last month, Thuram is set to run down his contract this season and leave as a free agent. La Gazzetta dello Sport says Inter Milan have made a pre-contract offer worth €5m-a-year. However, the proposal is expected to flush out rivals. Chelsea remain in the picture after a January attempt. In addition, Barcelona, Atletico Madrid and Bayern Munich are said to be monitoring the situation, but have not yet made an offer to Thuram.”
Considering they don’t have a big budget, Inter will have to be smart with the signings in the transfer window.
Good signing for Inter?
Undoubtedly, he would be a fantastic recruit for Inter.
A striker of Thuram’s ceiling will be a massive addition to Inter squad as he will not only improve the overall quality of Inzaghi’s starting XI but also add some stability and variety to his attacking department.
Inter fans would certainly love to see him arrive at the club.
It will be interesting to see where the player ends up this summer.
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Naples-born Enzo Cattaneo has spent more than a decade living in Madrid and writing about Spanish football, German football and the Premier League for various Spanish football websites and now he writes about World football for World Football Rumours. He's been thinking about football transfers and rumours pretty much nonstop since the 2002 FIFA World Cup in South Korea. Aside from writing, he likes to spend his time playing Esports games.