The Leicester City star, who has agreed to joined Chelsea finally get a boost to be signed, on a deal worth £70 million agreed by both rival clubs for a possible transfer move.
It should be noted that Tuchel’s main priority has always been to add another centreback having already signed Kolidou Koulibaly with Malang Sarr and Thiago Silva termed as backups.
However, According to the Sun Football, Chelsea are set to make a surprising move for Leicester city’s and French defender Wesley Fofana who’s being viewed as an ideal target to bolister Tuchel’s backline.
It’s claimed that Leicester City won’t accept anything less than £70m , a figure that London based heavyweights wont be willing to meet.
Meanwhile, Timo Werner is highly tipped to leave Chelsea with Italian club Juventus in need of his services. Chelsea outcast Kepa is as well pushing for exit alongside Cesar Azpilicueta.
Meanwhile, Chelsea have received a huge boost for thr French and Sevilla’s defender Jules Kounde following reports that the 23 year old star is heading to Camp Nou amidst joining Barcelona.
As a result, the Blues have been left with no choice other than turning their attention to other alternatives having been heavily linked with Villarreal’s ace Pau Torres and Josko Gvardiol.