The Spanish giants are keen on a move for the Spurs star and are sending out an opening bid to test the waters over a potential deal, report the Sun.
Real are aware of Tottenhams interest in their own midfielder Ceballos and are hoping that they can tempt Spurs into a deal by dangling the carrot of his signature.
Mauricio Pochettino is certainly keen on the Spanish midfielder, but he will do everything he can to keep hold of Eriksen, who has been a key figure in north London since arriving from Ajax in 2013.
Eriksen has just one year left on his contract and has openly spoken of his interest in seeking a new challenge away from Spurs, specifically mentioning Real Madrid.
I feel that I am a place in my career where I might want to try something new, Eriksen told Danish publication Ekstra Bladet. I have the wildest and deepest respect for everything that has happened in Tottenham. But I have also said that I would like to try something new.
I hope that something will be decided this summer. That is the plan. In football, you never know when there could be a decision like that. It could be at any point. The best thing is always for it to happen quickly but in football things take time.
Real Madrid is a step up but then it would take Real Madrid picking up the phone and making contact with Tottenham and say that they want Christian. And that they havent done as far as I know.
Ceballos, 22, has made 23 La Liga appearances for Real Madrid this season, but has reportedly asked to leave the club duRead More – Source