Napoli remain in talks with Emerson and Chelsea. Chelsea reportedly want €20m for the Italian. (Via CorSport)
Emerson does in fact want a return to Italy and thus could make the transfer happen quicker than if he was reluctant to leave West London.
Chelsea are interested in former Fulham goalkeeper to join Chelsea on a free transfer. (The Telegraph)
His contract has run out this summer and Chelsea want Bettinelli to become their third-choice goalkeeper.
Leeds are hopeful of completing the signing of Lewis Bate before the end of the week.
Leeds and Chelsea have come to an agreement regarding a fee for the 18-year-old midfielder.
Bate will conduct a medical at Leeds on Wednesday and talks regarding personal terms are ongoing and are expected to be no issue. (The Athletic)
Ugbo and Genk have agreed on personal terms but the club are unwilling to meet Chelsea’s demands of £5m.
The striker only has one year left on his deal at Stamford Bridge and this is the main reason Genk are cautious to fork out the money.
Chelsea hope to complete the deal and come to a compromise by the end of this week. (The Athletic)
We presume Chelsea will take a bit off of the fee as Chelsea are seriously attempting to raise funds this summer.
Hudson-Odoi is part of Tuchel’s plans for the upcoming season and will not be going on loan or involved in any swap deals. (The Athletic)
Tuchel has been following 6″7 Sasa Kalajdzic for a long time and wants to focus on the striker if Lukaku and Haaland deals cannot be completed.
Kalajdzic will only be approached/considered if Tammy Abraham is sold this summer. (Ekrem Konur)
Tammy Abraham wants to leave Chelsea and join West Ham, but they can’t afford his £40m asking price. (Dean Jones)
Arsenal are currently not in advanced talks for Tammy Abraham. They are informed on his situation as they like him – but it’s not an ‘advanced deal’ with Chelsea yet. Chelsea are aware of Arsenal interest but Arsenal haven’t placed a bid as of today. (Fabrizio Romano)
Ballo could be off on loan later in the transfer window.
Rapid Vienna, Sturm Graz, Mainz and Arminia Bielefeld all interested in taking the 19-year-old on loan. (Goal)
Former Chelsea player Romelu Lukaku, 28, remains the top target and sources in Italy say the lines of communication between the Blues, Inter Milan and the player are ‘hot’. (The Sun)
Zappaocsta is still a target for Inter Milan this summer and Chelsea are asking for £10.3m for the right back. (CorSport)
Written by Frankie