According to The Mirror, Carlo Ancelotti has made it his priority to sign Ramires for the second time in his career as he looks to strengthen his Los Blancos ranks.
The Blues will be looking for around £25 million for their man but money will be no issue for Ancelotti as he looks to rectify an unbalanced midfield.
And with Madrid fans furious with the departures of Angel Di Maria and Xabi Alonso, it is no surprise that Ancelotti has his eyes set on capturing Ramires for the second time.
The Italian tactician brought Ramires to Stamford Bridge from Benfica in 2010 and it is clear that his still a fan of the box-to-box midfielder.
If Jose Mourinho does manage to cling on to the Brazilian this January, then he can be expecting another bid next summer from the reigning Champions League winners.
Chelsea fans. Do you think it is right for Mourinho to make his top priority to keep Ramires or would you take £25 million for the midfielder? Let us know your thoughts below.
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