AC Milan are close to complete Tiemoué Bakayoko deal with Chelsea. Talks progressing – loan with buy option [fee to be decided in the next hours].
Chelsea will allow Bakayoko to leave, final details to be agreed in the next hours/days.
Davide Zappacosta leaves Chelsea to join Atalanta on a permanent move for €10m, done and confirmed. He’s just landed in Bergamo where tomorrow he’ll complete his medical and sign until 2025.
Chelsea will decide this week whether to buy a new midfielder or not.
are not seeking a new midfielder as a matter of priority. But they are open to taking up a late opportunity and that may arrive in the form of Saul Niguez of Atletico Madrid, who is available on loan. (Matt Law)
Jules Kounde is the priority for Chelsea as of this moment.
Jules Koundé has an agremeent on personal terms with Chelsea until June 2026 since weeks. He’s ready to join if the two clubs reach an agreement but he’ll be respectful with Sevilla, not forcing his move. (Fabrizio Romano)
The agreement between West Ham and Chelsea for Kurt Zouma is not a problem. Chelsea are prepared to sell as they want to sign Koundé as priority.
Spurs are not in the race for Zouma.
Zouma is negotiating on personal terms with West Ham for days. Talks ongoing. (Fabrizio Romano)
Ike Ugbo to Genk, done deal for €7.5m.
Medical in the coming days. (Fabrizio Romano)
Chelsea and Tottenham are reportedly interested in Luis Diaz.
He has a €80m release clause which is deemed too high for any club at the moment. (Maisfutebol)
Written By Frankie