Chelsea, Liverpool and Manchester City have all sent scouts to run the rule over Inter Milan star Mauro Icardi, according to reports in Italy.

The Argentine is quickly developing into one of the most sought after players in Europe, with several big sides keeping tabs on his situation.

talkSPORT told you in January about Chelsea and Liverpool's interest, while Manchester City are now believed to have joined the race for the 21-year-old.

According to Gazzetta dello Sport, the Premier League trio were scouting the striker again at the weekend as Inter defeated Palermo 3-0.

And the scouts will have been impressed as Icardi found the net twice to take his tally for the season to 15 in 28 appearances.

Inter have no intentions to part with their star striker though and have slapped a £26m price tag on his head.

Source: talkSPORT