Robert Lewandowski is seemingly always being linked with a move away from Bayern Munich but this summer it appears as if those rumours may actually become a reality.

Over the last 12 months, there has been some heightened tension between the Poland international striker and the Bundesliga club which has led to reports claiming he could well be on his way out of the club.

Having changed agents this season, Lewandowski is expected to leave Bayern in search of a new challenge elsewhere in Europe and a number of top clubs are chasing his signature.

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While both Manchester United and Real Madrid want to add the former Borussia Dortmund star to their ranks, it’s believed that Chelsea are the team leading the race to secure his signature.

According to Bleacher Report, Bayern, if Lewandowski does indeed want to move on, would prefer to sell him to Chelsea out of the three clubs said to be interested. With Alvaro Morata having been hit-and-miss this season, the Blues want a reliable centre-forward and Lewandowski is at the top of their shortlist.

Chelsea will be hoping that they can strike a deal with Lewandowski and his new agent Pini Zahavi who played an integral role in Roman Abramovich’s takeover of Chelsea.

Of course, it will come down to money on Bayern’s side of proceedings but Chelsea, Manchester United and Real Madrid will all be willing to pay top dollar for one of Europe’s most clinical strikers.