Arsenal and Chelsea target Marco Asensio has confirmed he has a £72m release clause in his contract – but insists he is NOT looking to leave Real Madrid . The midfielder has starred for the Spanish champions this year and he is now one of the hottest properties in world football .
Arsenal and Chelsea have been linked with the 21-year-old, while Paris Saint-Germain are admirers of him too. But while he may be able to leave Real for a set fee, Asensio says he has no plans to quit the European champions. “Yes it’s true I have a release clause here, but no I don’t think I will be leaving,” Asensio told Cadena Cope.
“I believe I have been playing very well and this has been replicated by the fans and the club who have shown me a lot of love. “I would not join Paris Saint-Germain, I am happy where I am.
“Neymar’s move to PSG? We all thought it was strange that Barcelona could not keep him but he is a great player and will be fantastic for them.”