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.
Napoli Want Ziyech After Blues Willing To Sell The Winger
Chelsea are reportedly willing to offload Hakim Ziyech for the right price this summer.
The Morocco international, who joined the London club from Ajax last summer in a region of £33million, making 39 appearances in all competitions but only managed six goals and four assists during an underwhelming campaign.
The 28-year-old netted twice in 23 Premier League outings and with Thomas Tuchel keen on strengthen his attacking options ahead of next season, Ziyech is likely to depart from Stamford Bridge this summer.
According to Italian publication Calciomercato, AC Milan and Napoli have positioned themselves in bids to land the Morocco international after European champions, reportedly ready to sell the ex-Ajax winger if they received a suitable offer.
Chelsea eyeing a summer move for Atletico Madrid star Saul Niguez
Chelsea have reportedly plotting a sensational move for Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez, as Thomas Tuchel keen on bolster his midfield options ahead of his first full season in charge.
Tuchel has put signing a new central-midfielder towards the very top of his summer wishlist and Saul, who reportedly considering to leave the Spanish champions, become emerged target for German coach.
According to reports in Spain, the Blues are prepared to make the move for box-to-box midfielder but they will face Paris Saint-Germain in the battle for his signature.
Manchester United are in talks with Borussia Dortmund over signing Jadon Sancho, but any deal to sign the England winger isn’t imminent.
Manchester United in Jando Sancho talks
Manchester United have reportedly step up in bid to land Borussia Dortmund winger Jando Sancho, who also subject interest from Chelsea.
The 21-year-old England star has been established himself as one of the exciting prospect in the world of football, thanks to energetic intelligent and handsomely performances in Bundesliga.
His stellar performances attracted interest from Chelsea and Manchester United, and despite reports claimed last week that the Blues set to submitted opening bid for England star, it’s look like the Etihad academy graduate is heading to Old Trafford.
According to Manchester Evening News, United are in pole position for to secure the signature of Dortmund winger, who scored eight goals and contributed 11 assists across all competitions for Bundesliga giant last season.
Thomas Tuchel Delivered Verdict On Aubameyang Amid Talk Of Chelsea Move
Thomas Tuchel has already given his verdict on Arsenal forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang amid rumours that Chelsea are on the hunt for a striker.
Reports have suggested that the German coach, who guided Chelsea to a fourth-place finish in the Premier League during the 2020/21 season and also claimed Champions League trophy, aim to bolster his forward line this summer with Timo Werner enduring a difficult debut season.
The Blues have linked with a numbers of top striker with including Romelu Lukaku and Erling Haaland, but reports by The Telegraph claim, Gunners captain Aubameyang, who Tuchel coached in his time at Dortmund become an emerged target for the west London club.
Aubameyang, 31, produced remarkable performances in front of goal, by netted 79 goals in 95 games over two full season under the Blues current head coach as the pair lifted the DFB-Pokal.
It’s clear then that each of them know how the other operates and Tuchel has already hailed the Gunners striker’s influence and goal-scoring talents ahead of a potential move this summer.
Talking last month, Tuchel said: ‘Back in the days at Dortmund, it was a pure pleasure to have him in the squad. Auba was a fantastic striker, a fantastic finisher on the pitch.
‘But more than that, he was a fantastic worker off the pitch. I think he did not miss one single training in two years.
‘Yeah, it was a very reliable relationship because he delivered an unbelievable amount of goals, his speed was unique in Bundesliga and he was a crucial player.
‘It was a pleasure to work with him, always a smile on his face, very, very honest guy. A bit of a crazy guy, but this is nice crazy’
After leaving the Bundesliga giants, Aubameyang continued to be as lethal as ever, scoring 85 goals in 148 games for Arsenal despite enduring a disappointing campaign in 2020/21 season.
The Gabon international still has two years left to run on his contract at the Emirates Stadium.