West Ham are exploring other options for a centre back and as of now there is no deal to sign Zouma. (Fabrizio Romano)
Romelu Lukaku’s agent Federico Pastorello: “You’ll be able to listen to our reasons soon, however this turns out”.
Chelsea will have new direct talks with Inter board tomorrow – preparing the new official bid. (Fabrizio Romano)
Lukaku’s open to accept personal terms [€12m net] – if Inter and Chelsea will agree on fee/details. New official Chelsea bid coming soon – fee expected to be more than €110m. (Fabrizio Romano)
Chelsea are ready to offer up to €120m for Lukaku but want to include a player that isn’t Alonso. Inter Milan are wary of Alonso’s wages and this could rule him out of a move to Inter. (DiMarzio)
Inter Milan chairman Steven Zhang is ‘thinking about what to do’ regarding the sale of Romelu Lukaku to #Chelsea following protests from supporters and people inside the club. He wants to ‘carefully evaluate the pros and cons’ before making a final decision.
Chelsea would like to secure the signing of Lukaku by Sunday at the latest as they want to be able to register Lukaku for the Super Cup Final against Villarreal on Wednesday 11th. (Gazzetta)
A meeting will take place between Chelsea and AC Milan next week regarding Bakayoko.
Napoli are also interested in signing Bakayoko. (Napoli Report)
Salernitana are in negotioanints with Chelsea for striker Ike Ugbo.
There is speculation that Chelsea would be willing to agree to a loan deal. (Alfredo Pedulla)
Chelsea have rejected at least three bids from Genk for Ike Ugbo.
Chelsea are holding out for £5m.
The two clubs will remain in talks and try to come to an agreement. (Simon Johnson)
Written by Frankie