Inter Milan upped their bid to Porto for forward Mehdi Taremi to €25 million.
RMC Sport, via FCInterNews, reports that the Portuguese giants are still demanding €30 million to release the 31-year-old.
Inter’s striker search is nearing its conclusion with three weeks left in the summer transfer window.
Romelu Lukaku and Gianluca Scamacca are out. Inter appears to have given up on signing Folarin Balogun from Arsenal.
The Nerazzurri’s #1 target is Porto striker Mehdi Taremi.
Iran checks several boxes.
Simone Inzaghi wants Taremi next season. Coaches want a true Number Nine.
Taremi is powerful and technical enough to hold up the ball and serve as a reference point in the final third. His Portugal goalscoring record is impressive.
Inter may sign Taremi based on pricing.
Inter Milan Up Taremi Offer To €25M
Inter contacted Porto. They offered €20 million before.
The Portuguese demanded €30 million to sell their talisman.
Inter hasn’t reached that figure. RMC Sport said their offer has increased significantly.
According to French media, Inter has offered €25 million.
Porto is unmoved by this latest offer.
RMC says Taremi’s price is €30 million.