CHRISTIAN ERIKSEN is locked in Tottenham contract talks — and has now been targeted by Real Madrid.
The Spurs playmaker is Real’s No 1 choice to replace star Luka Modric, who is being chased by Inter Milan.
Dane ace Eriksen, 26, has two years left on his deal — and Spurs are desperately trying to tie him down for longer.
But there has been no agreement, leaving the door open for Real.
They piled on pressure to land former Chelsea keeper Thibaut Courtois on deadline day – and were strongly linked with a £200million move for Eden Hazard.
Courtois went on strike before joining the Spanish giants and then told Hazard to come and join him .
Hazard also has two years left on his contract at Chelsea and Real want him as well as Eriksen.
But Blues boss Maurizio Sarri – who won his first game in the Premier League 3-0 at Huddersfield – says it is “impossible” the Belgian moves before the European transfer window shuts Eriksen’s agent Martin Schoots revealed back in June that “several” top clubs were looking at him.
He said: “The only thing I can say is that concerning the interest of several clubs in Christian is that we prefer not to