Inter Milan striker Icardi set for Real Madrid medical

La Liga By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 06/12/2017

Inter Milan striker Mauri Icardi has reportedly set to undergo Real Madrid medical on the 26 of this month as a potential move in January transfer window.

The La Liga and Champions League holders have a poor start to the season, currently, eight points adrift arc rival and league leaders Barcelona and sitting in fourth place in the log table.

Los Blancos forward Karim Benzema, Gareth Bale, and Cristiano Ronaldo having contributed two league goals apiece this season with departed star Alvaro Morata has banged in 9 Premier League goal for Chelsea and Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane is looking for options to improve his squad.

According to Diario Gol claims that the Spanish giants have been linked with RB Leipzig's Timo Werner is on his way to the Bernabeu but Real Madrid preferring to move for the Argentina international.

The 24-year-old Icardi is Zidane's prime attacking target and will undergo a medical at the end of the month with a view to a January move.

All three of Real Madrid's attacking trident have been linked with potential moves away from the club.

Icardi, who is Inter's top scorer this season with 16 goals in 15 games, will not come cheaply and is expected to cost in the region of £70million.