Chelsea FC Transfer News – Marco Asensio could be on his way to Stamford Bridge
According to latest Chelsea Transfer Rumours, Real Madrid star Marco Asensio could make a move to the Blues this summer as he looks for more game time. The attacker has been linked with a move away from Santiago Bernabeu for some time and if 2017-2018 Champions League sign a galactico this summer, it would further reduce Asensio’s game time, which could push him towards looking for a new club.
According to Spanish newspaper, Diario Gol, Marco Asensio is very much in Chelsea’s transfer plans and the club have officially made an offer to the Spanish giants for his signature. It is understood from this report that Asensio himself is interested in moving to London but has asked the club to wait until the World Cup is over.
Asensio would provide Chelsea with the backup option for Eden Hazard, who according to latest Chelsea FC Transfer News could be on his way out.
Chelsea Latest Transfer News – Chelsea make an enquiry for AS Roma’s Alessandro Florenzi
AS Roma’s star player Alessandro Florenzi is currently embroiled in contract negotiations with the Italian club. However, according to La Gazzetta Dello Sport, Chelsea have made an enquiry for the 27-year-old who was fantastic for Roma last season including the match against Barcelona in the Champions League.
With all the other clubs moving quickly in completing their transfer business this summer, Chelsea are desperate to make their own move and could make Florenzi their first signing, if he refuses to sign a contract extension at Roma.
Florenzi is seen as the future club captain but his demand for a pay rise to make him one of the highest paid players at the club has put AS Roma in doubt, something which Chelsea hopes to take advantage of. Florenzi’s contract at Roma expires in the summer of 2019, however, if he declines a contract extension, the club could be forced to sell this summer rather than allowing to go on free next year.
Chelsea FC Latest Transfer News – Hazard seeks clarity over Conte’s future amid exit rumours
Eden Hazard has been linked with a few clubs in recent weeks including Spanish giants Real Madrid, who are looking to revamp their squad ahead of the 2018-2019 season. However, Hazard has spoken up in a press conference for his national team, with whom he is currently preparing for the World Cup. The winger has made it clear that he would like to know what the club plans are in terms of the manager and the players they are going to be bringing in.
When asked by a reporter whether his future at Stamford Bridge depending on the signing made by the club, He said, “Yeah I want to know. I want to know, but like I say I am focused on the World Cup. If we have something new – manager or players – it is always good to know it because I want players that can [help bring success back to] Chelsea next season.”
If Hazard does come on the market, we can rest assured that quite a few clubs will be vying for his signature. Hazard is a fantastically talented player who presence in club will help raise their game automatically.
Chelsea FC Transfer Rumours – The Blues set to battle it out with Liverpool for Jasper Cillessen
According to Chelsea Latest Transfer News, Liverpool are going to be giving competition to the London club for the signing of Barcelona keeper Jasper Cillessen.
Cillessen joined the Spanish club back in 2016 but has since then made only 4 appearances for the club in La Liga and Champions League, which is why he is interested in moving away from Camp Nou if the right offer comes to him. With Thibaut Courtois being heavily linked with Real Madrid, Chelsea might need to purchase a keeper as soon as possible.
However, with Liverpool now entering the fray and with the desperation to sign a world class keeper before the start of next season, it will not be easy for Chelsea to get this deal through. According to other sources, clubs in other top leagues across Europe are also monitoring the former Ajax’s players situation.
Chelsea FC Latest News: Chelsea Transfer Update on Jean Michael Seri
Jean Michael Seri has been heavily linked with Chelsea this summer as a perfect player to support N’Golo Kante and replace Danny Drinkwater who has been only a fringe player for the side till now. However, now Seri’s agent has confirmed that they are in talks with Napoli and the Ivory Coast international is keen to join the Italian team putting rumours linking him to Chelsea to bed.
Jean Michael Seri’s agent said,”We are in talks with Napoli and he’s tempted by the idea of wearing the jersey. He would really like to play for Napoli and Carlo Ancelotti could get the best out of his characteristics.”
Seri’s contract is still summer next year and if he decided to stay with Nice in Ligue 1, he will have the opportunity to work with legendary Frenchman Patrick Vieira
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