Inter, Nice also comes forward for Casadei, already sought by Chelsea

After the purchase of Viti from Empoli, the French club continues to look to young Italian talents: Nice’s offer is higher than that presented by Chelsea to Inter

A new European suitor for Cesare Casadei. After Chelseawho was interested in the Inter Primavera midfielder, now for the 2003 class that has not yet made his Serie A debut, the Nice. The French club presented a higher offer than the Blues. After the purchase of Mattia Viti from Empoli, Nizza therefore continues to look to Italy to strengthen itself. And the profile of Casadei is very much liked by the French managers who would like to bring him to Ligue 1 immediately. To give Lucien Favre, who has just returned to the Rossoneri bench, a talent with great prospects.

The interest of Chelsea and Turin

In the initial phase of the negotiations that then led to the return of Romelu Lukaku to Inter, the Chelsea the Nerazzurri jewel had asked unsuccessfully. Then the Blues returned with insistence on the player, who they wanted to buy outright, starting new contacts that then led to a first offer of 7/8 million euros. In addition to Chelsea, at the beginning of the transfer market he also tried to sink the Turin: the midfielder was the technical counterpart identified by the grenade as part of the Bremer operation, which then ended up at Juventus. A stumbling block, never resolved, in the negotiation between Turin and Inter was precisely the formula of the Casadei operation, with Inter never wanting to deprive the player permanently or in any case without maintaining control over the player’s card.

Who is Casadei

Casadei started playing in his hometown, Cervia, before moving to Cesena and, after the events related to the bankruptcy of the Romagna club, he was hired by Inter in 2018. Great protagonist in the Nerazzurri’s Primavera which became Italian champion , Cesare Casadei – central midfielder – has totaled 17 goals and 5 assists in 40 appearances in all competitions last season. A continuous and constant growth that has seen him also protagonist with the National Under 19 in the European category. Performances that have placed him at the center of the national and international market, with Chelsea ready to get serious and now also Nice interested in bringing him to France.