Manchester United and Chelsea handed boost in pursuit of Real Madrid star: This is why
The 33-year-old has been heavily linked with a move away from the Bernabeu in recent weeks.
Pepe is out of contract next summer and is pushing for a two-year contract extension.
But Spanish newspaper Marca claim contract talks between the Portugal international and Real have hit a stumbling block.
It is claimed they are not willing to meet Pepe’s demands of a two-year renewal and will only hand him a one-year deal.
And this has put Manchester United and Chelsea on alert as they both look to bolster their defensive ranks in the January transfer window.
Jose Mourinho is said to be in the... read more
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