Chelsea and Manchester United are chasing Sevilla midfielder Ivan Rakitic. The Croatia international is considering new contract talks with Sevilla, but his form this season has attracted interest from bigger clubs.

Jutarnji List says Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has had representatives already make contact with Rakitic's camp to register his interest.

And United manager David Moyes, desperate to find a new midfield playmaker, is also having Rakitic watched after considering him for Everton last season.

While reluctant to lose his star man, Sevilla president Jose Maria del Nido would happily welcome an auction for the midfield schemer

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