Chelsea ‘open talks’ with Sevilla over potential signing of French defender Jules Kounde with Thomas Tuchel making the £68m rated participant his ‘prime defensive goal’
- Chelsea have made Sevilla defender Jules Kounde their fundamental defensive goal
- The 22-year-old Frenchman has impressed for the LaLiga aspect in latest seasons
- His performances has attracted the curiosity of a variety of English golf equipment
- Kounde has a £68m launch clause although Chelsea may look to cut back the charge
Chelsea have reportedly joined the race to signal extremely valued Sevilla defender Jules Kounde this summer.
The 22-year-old defender has turn out to be one of the vital wanted centre-backs in world soccer after impressing for the LaLiga aspect in latest seasons.
Manchester United, Manchester City and Tottenham have all been linked with the participant who has a £68m launch clause.
Sevilla defender Jules Kounde has been made Chelsea’s ‘prime defensive goal’
Thomas Tuchel is seeking to enhance his choices going into his first full season with Chelsea
Now in accordance with the Guardian, Chelsea have made Kounde their prime defensive goal this summer.
Thomas Tuchel’s aspect weren’t closely anticipated to go for a centre-back this summer, with a high striker mentioned to be their precedence.
The German supervisor already has a string of gamers who can play the place together with Thiago Silva, Kurt Zouma, Antonio Rudiger, Andreas Christensen and Cesar Azpilicueta.
It now seems they appear to convey Kounde however it’s possible they may look to get him for cheaper than the discharge clause.
The Frenchman is claimed to be open to hitch Chelsea this summer, as he appears for an additional workforce who’re within the Champions League.
Sevilla have made the Champions League by their fourth place end in LaLiga however by transferring to Chelsea he would transfer to a workforce that has only recently gained the competitors.
Kounde and Chelsea got here up in opposition to one another within the Champions League final season
The aspect like others in Spain are at the moment going via monetary difficulties, probably handing Chelsea a bonus throughout negotiations.
It’s mentioned that one possibility could be for Emerson Palmieri to go the opposite manner as a part of a swap deal.
Chelsea have already made cash by promoting two defenders this summer, with Fikayo Tomori becoming a member of AC Milan for £30m and Marc Guehi transferring to Crystal Palace in a deal that might attain £20m.
Rudiger and Christensen each have one 12 months left on their offers whereas Zouma might look to go away after falling down the pecking order since Tuchel’s arrival.
Antonio Rudiger and Andreas Christensen have only one 12 months left on their present offers