Chelsea ‘need three extra blockbuster switch signings this month AFTER Romelu Lukaku together with West Ham’s Declan Rice’
CHELSEA are near finishing the signing of Romelu Lukaku and the striker’s arrival may spark a spending spree at Stamford Bridge.
Lengthy-term goal Declan Rice, 22, stays of curiosity to the Blues, with Thomas Tuchel additionally seeking to strengthen the defence.
Chelsea are long-term admirers of Declan Rice
Jules Kounde has been a primary goal for Chelsea this summer season
The German has his eye on Sevilla and France defender Jules Kounde, however Chelsea are but to fulfill the participant’s asking value.
In line with the Specific, Chelsea will look to pursue these two targets together with Villareal’s Alfonso Pedraza as soon as Lukaku is tied up.
The striker accomplished a medical yesterday and is now near finalising his return to Stamford Bridge.
Lukaku will break Chelsea’s switch document at £97.5million and Roman Abramovich may even should spend large on Rice and Kounde.
West Ham are reportedly refusing to let Rice go away for something lower than £80m, with Manchester United and Liverpool additionally stated to have an interest.
Chelsea face related problem over a transfer for Kounde, 22, with Sevilla not accepting provides under his launch price of £60m.
The Blues had bid £30m plus Kurt Zouma to land Kounde however Sevilla rejected the supply.
However the west London membership are considered main the race to signal the defender after United withdrew their curiosity.
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The Blues may additionally transfer for Alfonso Pedraza if Marcos Alonso and Emerson Palmieri go away
Tuchel can be an admirer of £15m-rated Pedraza, who can play left wing-back.
A deal for the Spaniard, 25, may depend upon whether or not Emerson Palmieri and Marcos Alonso transfer on.
Alonso has been closely linked with a swap to Inter Milan whereas Palmieri may additionally transfer again to his native Italy, with Napoli and Roma displaying curiosity.
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