EPL: Chelsea increases contract offer to Rudiger as PSG, Real Madrid dangle £400,000 per week

Chelsea have tabled another contract extension offer to keep Antonio Rudiger beyond this season, according to SportsMail.

Last week, the Blues informally offered the defender a new deal worth closer to the £200,000-per-week.

The improved offer, however, still falls short of what Rudiger is asking for to stay at Stamford Bridge.

A bid even closer to that £200,00-per-week demand has now been offered to the 28-year-old and his representatives, with the club desperate not to lose too many defenders on free transfers this summer.

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Club captain Cesar Azpilicueta and Andreas Christensen are also out of contract in June, with the duo linked with moves to Barcelona.

Meanwhile, Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain have offered Rudiger pre-contracts ahead of the summer transfer window.

Rudiger knows he can earn as much as £400,000-per-week – inclusive of signing on fees and bonuses – if he leaves Chelsea on a Bosman transfer.

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