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Chelsea sit in pole position to sign world-class striker Sergio Aguero
Chelsea have reportedly positioned themselves in bids land Manchester City talisman Sergio Aguero on a free transfer this summer.
On Monday evening, Aguero and Manchester City shocked many by announcing on Twitter that one of their greatest ever striker, who record-breaking decade at the Etihad stadium, will leave when his contract expires in the summer.
And according to Daily Mail, claim the Argentine is determined to continue his career in the Premier League and Chelsea, who wanted him since summer 2011 before joined City, are sit in pole position to land superstar striker this summer on a free transfer.
The reports explain in details that, Aguero will have offers from all around the world, including Real Madrid, Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain, but his preference would be to remain in the Premier League as the 32-year-old believes he still has much to give in this country.
Despite the arrival of Timo Werner from RB Leipzig last summer for reportedly amount worth £53million, the Blues eager to bringing in new superstar striker to Stamford Bridge, as German forward struggling to adapt to the division’s demands.
Werner, who choose to Stamford Bridge outfit over Liverpool last summer, scored 34 goals in 45 matches for Leipzig, but has just five Premier League goals in 28 appearances for the Blues.
The German hitman’s form in front of goal has failed to pick up even after the arrival of countryman Thomas Tuchel as Chelsea manager following the sacking of Frank Lampard.
The 25-year-old has one Premier League goal in his last 20 top-flight fixtures, producing just four assists during this time as well.
Mino Raiola and Erling Haaland’s father ‘will land in England today for talks with Chelsea, Man City, Man United and Liverpool
Mino Raiola’s attempt to attract the highest bidder for Erling Haaland will continue today with the super-agent touching down in England with the Norwegian’s father, Alf-Inge, to hold talks with interested suitors.
The arrival video of Raiola and Alf-Inge in Spain yesterday uploaded on social media, before report suggested the both had a two-hour meeting with Barcelona president Joan Laporta and the club’s director of football Mateu Alemany.
It further explain in details that the agent then touched down in Madrid, where he met Real Madrid president Florentino Perez.
And According to Spanish outlet Mundo Deportivo, who reporting the arrival of duo in Spain on Thursday and held talks with Barcelona and Real Madrid chiefs, furthermore claimed Raiola and Alf-Inge’s negotiating tour will continue on Friday, with the pair travelling to London to hold talks with four Premier League sides.
Manchester City, Manchester United and Chelsea have all held long-standing interests in the Norwegian hotshot, but the report adds that Premier League champions Liverpool will also meet Raiola and Haaland Snr.
The 20-year-old, who reportedly will available around £154million, made a sensational impact since arriving from RB Salzburg in January 2020, scoring 49 goals in 49 appearances for the Bundesliga side.
Moving on to eventful weekend clash against West Bromwich Albion, Thomas Tuchel has received an huge boost concerns about fitness of Thiago Silva and Tammy Abraham.
Thiago Silva and Tammy Abraham are long term injury absentees, but both have resumed full training. The pair will likely be eased back into action when the Blues play hosts to West Bromwich Albion on Saturday afternoon.
N’Golo Kante, who early left France camp due to a minor issue with his left hamstring last week, doubt for tomorrow clash while Billy Gilmour, who impressive in Cobham training base in recent days expected to hand his first Premier League start under Thomas Tuchel when they lock horns with West Bromwich Albion at Stamford Bridge on Saturday afternoon.