Checking for a world-class player, Chelsea manager, Thomas Tuchel has been in search for such player after failed to signed Sevilla’s striker, Jules Kounde, Presnel Kimpembe and Dembele on a transfer deal.
As the new premier league 2022/23 season kick-off this week, Chelsea yet to get a defensive players to fill the void left by the departure of Rudiger and Christensen.
Although, the Blues are targeting a number of players as an alternative to replace Rudiger and Christensen, eyeing players like Wesley Fofana, Josko Gvardiol and Denzel Dumfries. And Chelsea also targeting RB Leipzig’s Josko Gvardiol according to Caught Offside.
But, Chelsea FC set with a swap deal with RB Leipzig involving Timo Werner, a Croatian defender for the transfer deal.
Gvardiol is a left-footed defender and is comfortable playing in the back-three or back-four system. On the ball, he displays calm and confidence, and this profile fits Thomus Tuchel’s playing style.
Elsewhere, Manchester United are in the hunt for a striker after Cristiano Ronaldo expressed his desire to leave. United have been without Anthony from Ajax, but the striker has proven to be expensive. The Red Devils’ £50 million bid was rejected after falling short of their £67 million valuation.
Ten Hag has turned his attention to RB Salzburg’s Benjamin Sesko but they are facing competition from Chelsea who recently joined the race. The Blues Boss is planning for meeting with Sesko representative and this could be a blow for United. However Sasa Kalajdzic also in consideration as a fall back option for Manchester.
Since Cristiano Ronaldo transfer rumors news breaks out, tension have stir out at Old Trafford, as many clubs want the United’s striker being signed to joined their club.
But, the Man United striker, and the Portuguese sensation was involved in a draw match against Rayo Valleceno in a friendly match, but left the ground early before the end of the game.
His suddenly change by Manchester United coach, Ten Hag, during Rayo Vallecano game, it is not yet clear to all United’s fan. Although, they are issues needs to be settled as Ronaldo is unhappy with United’s delayed of his request.