Real Madrid are prepared to herald a brand new striker to bolster their wavering ahead line.
Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale have struggled for shape and health this season, leaving Cristiano Ronaldo to prop up the assault.
And Spanish radio programme El Chiringuito de Jugones claims Icardi has been covered up to clear up Real’s issues.
According to journalist Pipi Estrada, the Argentina world will go through a clinical on the Bernabeu ahead of the transfer window opens on January 1.
Real are mentioned to have already agreed an £81million with Inter Milan for the 24-year-old.
As section of the deal, Real would pay £70.5m up entrance, with an additional £10.5m agreed in bonuses.
Real are supposedly prepared to land Icardi in January as they know he received’t be cup tied for his or her Champions League knockout degree.
El Chiringuito de Jugones declare the participant will earn a £7.94m-a-year contract at Real and pocket 30 in step with cent of his symbol rights, with the remainder going to the membership.
That boils down to a freelance price more or less £152,000 ahead of tax.
On Monday Icardi insisted he was once glad at Inter, telling Telefe: “Real Madrid? My family are happy in Italy. We’re first and I’m top scorer. What more could I ask for?”