Inter have prepared a new contract that will extend Marcelo Brozovic's services until 2021, with a buy-out clause worth €50m.
The Croatian had been targeted by Juventus this summer as part of their strategy to sign the biggest stars from their direct opponents.
Unlike Roma and Napoli, the Nerazzurri were able to keep their gates shut before the raids, but now they are working on reinforcing their defences.
According to La Gazzetta dello Sport, the club is about to offer Brozovic a new contract, one which will extend his deal from its original expiry date in 2019 to one in 2021. The midfielder's wages will be almost doubled, going from €1.4m yearly to €2.5m.
The contract will include a costly buy-out clause set at €50m. In a move that appears to be getting fashionable after Juve's cannibalistic market campaign, the clause will be valid only to clubs from abroad.
If another Italian contingent wishes to take Brozovic away, they will have to acquire Inter's consent first.
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