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Alvaro Morata’s already bizarre career is set to become even weirder this summer

Spaniard is struggling to adapt to life in London and desperate to make return to Turin where he played his best football

Juventus have offered Alvaro Morata an escape from his Chelsea hell, tabling a three-year loan deal with obligation to buy.

The Spaniard, 25, spent two seasons in Turin, where he enjoyed arguably the best period of his career in between spells with Real Madrid.


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Alvaro Morata could be ready to kiss Chelsea goodbye after 12 months

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Alvaro Morata could be ready to kiss Chelsea goodbye after 12 months

Alvaro Morata has struggled to settle in London after positive start

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Alvaro Morata has struggled to settle in London after positive start

Last summer, he left the Bernabeu to sign for Chelsea in a club-record £65mdeal.

However, after a positive start, the goals have dried up and he has struggled to settle in London.

Juventus are keen to bring him back and are ready to make him their second most expensive player ever, according to The Sun.

It would mean Morata will have had two spells at two clubs – Juventus and Real Madrid – at the age of just 25.

The Serie A giants want to sign him on an initial three-year loan deal with an obligation to buy for a total cost of £52.8m.

The structure would be similar to that which saw Juan Cuadrado finally join from Chelsea this summer, having been on loan since 2015.

Alvaro Morata spent two seasons with Juventus and is still a fan-favourite

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Alvaro Morata spent two seasons with Juventus and is still a fan-favourite

Alvaro Morata and wife Alice Campello, who is from Turin

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Alvaro Morata and wife Alice Campello, who is from Turin

After the first 12 months, Juventus would pay £8.8m, then a further £17.6m after the second year — a final payment of £26.4m after year three, with that fee officially making him a Bianconeri player.

Chelsea are not overly thrilled with the structure of the deal, but accept it is their best chance to recoup such a big fee.

Morata has never hidden his love for the Bianconeri. His wife Alice Campello is from Turin and both would jump at the chance to return.

The Spaniard became a fan favourite during his time there and remains in contact with several Juventus players, including Paulo Dybala.

Alvaro Morata started positively at Chelsea but his form has since dipped

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Alvaro Morata started positively at Chelsea but his form has since dipped

Juventus have offered three-year loan deal with obligation to buy

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Juventus have offered three-year loan deal with obligation to buy

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