Following the injury of centre forward Armando Broja coupled with Pierre-Emerick Aubamayeung’s inconsistent performances, Premier league Powerhouse Chelsea will be Keen to bring in a quality striker this ongoing January transfer window.
According to latest report from the Athletic correspondent & renowned journalist David Ornstein, the West Londoners have reached verbal agreement with Atletico Madrid for a loan deal for highly rated Portuguese striker Jaoa Felix. The Blues will pay the Spanish heavyweights a fee of upto €11m for the star plus his full salary. They are set to pip fellow PL sides Manchester United & their foes Arsenal for the acquisition of the forward.
The 23 year old is expected to be the fourth winter arrival at Stamford Bridge after promising midfielder Andrey Santos, defender Benoit Badiashile & forward David Datro Fofana as Graham Potter is eager to build a competitive squad that can challenge for European football in the 2nd half of the 2022/2023 campaign.
Meanwhile, the Blues are also monitoring Argentine sensation Enzo Fernandes, who is viewed as the ideal replacement for the injured N’golo Kante.