Chelsea transfer news: Raphael Varane considers Real Madrid exit

Jose Mourinho's hopes of luring Raphael Varane to Stamford bridge have been boosted by the news that the Real Madrid defender is considering quitting the club this summer. The 22-year-old France international is regarded as one of the brightest young centre-backs in all of Europe, and the Blues are weighing up a £25m bid to bring him to the Premier League.