And Frank Lampard’s Chelsea are in pole position as they are willing to meet Leverkusen’s €100m valuation.
The Premier League club would look to structure the deal by breaking it up into installments.
However, unless Madrid sell a number of players they won’t be able to afford Havertz this summer.
The attacking midfielder has made it clear though – he wants to leave Bayer Leverkusen and move to a European giant.
The chase for Germany’s great wunderkind is on…