Chelsea news and gossip is coming in thick and fast and Sportarena is on hand to bring you all the very latest from Stamford Bridge.
Real Madrid set Raphael Varane price tag
Real Madrid have reportedly will allow Chelsea to sign Raphael Varane this summer, if they pay €60million for Frenchman, who establish himself as one of best centre-back in world of football.
The Blues are keen on strengthen their squad ahead of next season with defensive unit are part of their recruitment.
And according to reports in Spain, Varane has been wishlist by Stamford Bridge recruitment team but the Blues need to offer a region of €60million in order to get the deal done.
Erling Haaland made decision on Manchester United move
Borussia Dortmund striker, Erling Haaland has reportedly made it clear that he does not want to join Manchester United.
The 20-year-old has established himself as one of the most exciting striker in Europe since joining Borussia Dortmund from RB Salzburg in January of last year.
The Norwegian star has scored 57 goals from 59 appearances in all competitions for Dortmund and his stellar performances attracted interest from number of the top club’s across the Europe with including Barcelona and Real Madrid.
However, Chelsea and United have reportedly spoken to Haaland’s represenatitives but the highly-rated forward is not keen on the move to Old Trafford.
Haaland has reportedly only interest in move Stamford Bridge after Chelsea held talks with the highly-rated forward representative.
Chelsea set to launch a lucrative bid for Robert Lewandowski
Chelsea have reportedly put an offer on the table to sign superstar striker Robert Lewandowski from Bayern Munich this summer, according to report.
The Poland international, who netted 41 league goals in the 2020/21 campaign for Bayern to break Gerd Muller’s Bundesliga record, which had stood for 49 years, reports by AS, open on new challenge this summer.
Chelsea, meanwhile, want to utilizing the opportunities to bringing one of the Europe’s elite goalscorers to Stamford Bridge, with Thomas Tuchel determined to land a new striker.
However, according to reports, the Blues have put an offer on the table to land the Poland international, who also subject interest from Manchester City, Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain.
Olivier Giroud makes his move
Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud has agreed personal terms with AC Milan, according to reports in Italy.
The Frenchman, who recently signing a new contract extension in west London club, is poised to leave the club this summer,
And according to reports in Italy, Giroud has agreed a two-year deal with the Serie A giants and they are now in talks with Chelsea over a fee.
Chelsea agreed personal terms with Achraf Hakimi
Chelsea are now leading the race to sign Achraf Hakimi from Inter Milan this summer, pushing ahead of Paris Saint-Germain, according to Football Insider.
Football Insider report that both of the powerhouses have offered £56.1m to Inter for the 22-year-old, bids that have been rejected as the Serie A champions hold out for a transfer fee of £68.8m.
Hakimi has established himself as one of the best full-backs in the world since he left Real Madrid and starred for Borussia Dortmund over a two-year loan, before moving permanently to Inter last summer.
Football Insider add that Chelsea have an ‘advantage’ in negotiations with the Nerazzurri as they can offer players in a part-exchange deal or some quality options in deals separate to the Moroccan’s.
It’s added that the Blues have actually agreed personal terms with Hakimi, putting them in a very good position to seal the transfer of the world-class wing-back.