REAL MADRID star Casemiro is a target for Paris Saint-Germain, according to reports.
The Brazilian, 26, has emerged as a key figure in Los Blancos’ midfield – helping them into the Champions League semi-finals.
And the Daily Mail claims PSG are considering a swoop after struggling to reach the latter stages in Europe.
Real and Barca have dumped out the Parisians in the last-16 of the last two competitions.
And Parc des Princes chiefs are keen to add steel to their engine room for next season.
Thiago Motta is set to leave this summer, while Marco Verratti and Giovani Lo Celso are better going forwards than defending.
Casemiro has three seasons left on his deal and a £173million release clause – leaving Real under no pressure to sell.
PSG smashed Monaco 7-1 to recover their Ligue 1 crown bu European glory is their No1 target.
And after two successive failures, Unai Emery’s position is under threat this summer.
Thomas Tuchel is believed to be in line to replace the Frenchman.
Bayern Munich approached the current Dortmund chief but were told he had already agreed a deal elsewhere.