Chelsea are ‘pressing again and again’ to secure an important piece of the transfer business that Thomas Tuchel is eager for after the reason for rejecting the Lucas Digne deal surfaced.
Chelsea are known to be in dire need of reinforcements at the back for this window. Reese James has been out for about two months with a torn hamstring. On the left side, Ben Chilwell won’t be back until next season after undergoing ACL surgery.
This leaves Chelsea with only Marcos Alonso as the club’s only dedicated specialist winger-back.
Cesar Azpilicueta can deputize either side, although it is best to take advantage of him as part of a three in the back. This has resulted in players such as Hakim Ziyech, Christian Pulisic and Callum Hudson-Odoi acting as the winger. Although against a stronger opposition, their lack of defensive experience could be revealed.
As such, former Everton left-back Lucas Digne, who wanted to move out of Goodison Park, seemed to come at just the right time. But despite the fleeting interest, Chelsea stood idly by as they allowed Aston Villa to pounce.
Now, transfer coach Fabrizio Romano has revealed the reason behind Chelsea’s decision.
The reason for overtaking Chelsea shows Digne
the journalist tweeted Chelsea ignored Digne’s move as they only sought a temporary solution to their case. Everton were only interested in a permanent sale and Villa duly bound.
As such, attention has turned to Emerson Palmieri’s recall from his loan spell with Lyon. Complicating matters, however, is the fact that Chelsea did not include a mandatory withdrawal clause in Emerson’s loan deal.
As such, the Blues must negotiate the return of their player, and Romano assured the Italy international is the deal Tuchel wants.
Rumors swirled that Chelsea had offered compensation for twisting Lyon’s arm. Now, in Romano, Chelsea put 4 million euros on the table to get the job done.
For their part, Lyon still says he “hopes” to retain the player. recent report from the team He also claimed that Emerson privately admitted that he was willing to continue the campaign with Lyon.
However, Chelsea will not be deterred and see Emerson as the most cost-effective way to treat the injury crisis. if it was The €4m proposal does not guarantee Emerson’s return, Chelsea will continue to pay ‘over and over again’ until Lyon finally softens.
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Barcelona’s attitude relaxed after the reported Blues show
Meanwhile, Barcelona are willing to penalize the sale of Sergino Dest to Chelsea for just €20 million, according to a report in Spain.
Barcelona has had problems with the right-back for some time. Until now, 21-year-old Dest was not the man who could solve these problems.
Barcelona recently brought back Dani Alves to the club. And now, according to the NationalThey are willing to let Dest go for just €20m this summer.
Chelsea was chosen as the best candidate for the player. Furthermore, they reportedly paid the money to land the versatile gun.
Although Dest is not convinced by this move and his agent Michael Rishke recently said the picture His man does not intend to move amid separate links with Bayern Munich.
A series of injury problems have hampered Dest this season and he has yet to play under Xavi. However, he was back on the bench against Granada last weekend. the National His entourage concludes with his demands to get match time under Xavi and stay with Barcelona.
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