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Andrea Belotti tells Premier League suitors Chelsea and Manchester United he is NOT worth £84million buyout fee

Torino star could bring in massive money for Joe Hart's loan club in the summer

ANDREA BELOTTI has admitted he does not feel worth the £84million Chelsea and Manchester United are willing to pay for him.

The Torino star is lighting up Serie A, netting 25 league goals and attracting interest from the Champions League’s biggest clubs – and Man United.

Andrea Belotti says he isn’t worth his £84million buyout fee

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Andrea Belotti says he isn’t worth his £84million buyout fee

Torino can’t afford to keep hold of Joe Hart this summer so they are demanding massive money for their prized asset


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When Mediaset asked Boletti if his giant buy-out clause was good value, he said: “To be honest, no.

“But given the way the transfer market has developed, increasingly ridiculous sums are being spent.

“The cost of players has gone up far too much.”

Video of Chelsea and Arsenal transfer target Andrea Belotti scoring three in friendly

The frontman has scored 25 league goals ahead of Joe Hart this season

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The frontman has scored 25 league goals ahead of Joe Hart this season

Palermo only banked around £6m when they sold the 23-year-old to Torino in 2015 and his price has soared after two impressive seasons.

The forward has also broken into the Italy national team, which would drive up any young prospect’s valuation.

Palermo only banked around £6m when they sold the 23-year-old to Torino in 2015

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Palermo only banked around £6m when they sold the 23-year-old to Torino in 2015
Torino Goalkeeper Joe Hart does an advert in Italian with Andrea Belotti

Back in April, some papers in Italy claimed Chelsea had been rejected with a £50m January bid.

And, whether that was accurate or not, Belotti’s price would have risen again and the Prem clubs will have to splash serious cash to land the marksman – whether he likes it or not.