Chelsea is one of the teams making significant waves in this summer’s transfer market. With numerous signings already under their belt and the recent appointment of Mauricio Pochettino as their new manager, it comes as no surprise that Chelsea is expected to have a busy summer.
As the transfer window progresses, several players are likely to depart from Stamford Bridge, while the club anticipates the arrival of fresh talent.
Speculation surrounding Chelsea’s transfer activities has linked players like Caicedo to the club, while there are rumors circulating about the potential exits of Havertz, Mount, and Kante. In this article, we will provide the latest Chelsea transfer updates and news as shared by Fabrizio Romano.
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Who is coming to Chelsea in the 2023 Summer Transfer Window?
Christopher Nkunku is set to be unveiled as a Chelsea player soon according to Fabrizio Romano. The French striker can be considered a new Chelsea player, starting from July 2023.
Who is Chelsea looking to buy in the 2023 Summer Transfer Window – Fabrizio Romano
While the signing of Nkunku has been completed, Chelsea is still looking to add a few more players to their current squad. Caicedo is one name Chelsea is looking to sign this transfer window according to Fabrizio Romano.
1. Chelsea still in the market for midfielders – Caicedo a priority
Chelsea is still in the market for midfielders and is currently looking to complete the signing of Moises Caicedo of Brighton. The Brighton man was a player Chelsea wanted to sign in January but couldn’t. This window, however, they’d be hoping to get the deal over the line – according to Fabrizio Romano
Which players are leaving Chelsea in the 2023 transfer window?
1. Saudi Arabia Al-Ittihad and Al-Nassr are Interested in Chelsea’s Ngolo Kante
One player that could be on his way out of Chelsea this season, is Ngolo Kante. Saudi emissaries are in London to present an official proposal, which could reach €100M, to #Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante – Al-Ittihad and Al-Nassr are interested. Kante has always given priority to a new deal at Chelsea – according to Fabrizio Romano.
If Kante accepts the offer from Saudi Arabia, then he could be heading out of Chelsea this summer.
2. Kai Havertz – Real Madrid interested in Chelsea’s forward Havertz
Another player that could be leaving Chelsea this summer, is Kai Havertz. According to Fabrizio Romano, “Real Madrid have concrete interest in Kai Havertz. He’s one of the players in the list, really appreciated by Ancelotti.” “Real Madrid understand Chelsea are open to discuss Havertz exit but they want important fee, no way for loan & similar.”
“Kai Havertz’s transfer fee from Chelsea to Real Madrid could be around €60 million, that’s true.”
3. Pierre Aubameyang to leave Chelsea this summer 100%
Pierre Aubameyang is a player that is certain to leave Chelsea in this transfer window according to Fabrizio Romano. The Chelsea forward has been able to attract interest from clubs in the Saudi League and in MLS. Aubameyang, however, turned down MLS side LAFC in February as his priority was to continue in European football – as per Fabrizio Romano.
4. Matteo Kovacic
As reported by Fabrizio Romano on May 31, “Manchester City have opened concrete talks to sign Mateo Kovacic in the summer. Positive discussions took place with player’s camp in the last few days over personal terms. Chelsea, open to selling Kovacic as part of midfield revolution. Talks will continue soon.”
5. Mason Mount – Chelsea set a 70million price tag on English Midfielder
Chelsea don’t want to negotiate for Mount, it’s £70m or NOTHING. @FabrizioRomano.
6. Joao Felix and Zakaria Loan’s won’t be extended
Mauricio Pochettino has decided also on Denis Zakaria: Swiss midfielder’s set to leave Chelsea in June, he’s not part of the plans. Chelsea will not trigger the buy option clause, Zakaria will return at Juventus and then will assess his options.
Simeone on Joao Felix: “Joao is our player. If Chelsea don’t want to sign him as apparently Pochettino decided… he will be back here and he will be part of our team”, told @partidazocope. “I can work with him, I’ve no problem at all with Joao. He knows that”.
Want to know what Liverpool is up to this summer, then check out our: Liverpool Transfer News: Mac Allister’s Medicals, Kone and Thuram News – Fabrizio Romano article.
More Chelsea Transfer News
Kovacic Deal Close To Completion
More on Mateo Kovacic and Manchester City news revealed yesterday. Been told the agreement on the personal terms between Kovacic and City is really close, almost completed. Man City and Chelsea will be in direct contact to discuss the fee. Kovacic will leave.
Lukaku Not Keen On Chelsea Return
No discussions took place in May for Romelu Lukaku between Chelsea and Inter despite reports. It will happen after the UCL final. Understand Lukaku’s priority remains to stay at Inter next season. Up to the two clubs. But no decision before June 11.
Chelsea send scouts to watch Rasmus Hojlund
Fabrizio Romano on Rasmus Hojlund: “Chelsea and Man United have sent their scouts to follow Rasmus Hojlund recently. So Chelsea know the player very well and are following the player.”
Chelsea announce Kendry Páez deal
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