Chelsea set to lodge £55 million for versatile European player
The London giants seem ready to bulk the trend by being active in the transfer market this summer, and there is no vital addition that is still to make. The left hand side of the back line is weak, and is unlikely that both Alonso and Emerson will improve, so a new addition looks inevitable. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
Ideally, they would want a proven world class option to come in and boost the back line, and David Alaba will be an intriguing option, Austria international has been outstanding for years at the Allianz arena, and linked the Blues with a potential move, after Bayern Munich wants to sell him after refusing a contract extention. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
David also known for his versatility, and that will even make him more attractive target, but it might also be a reason for a move to the Blues won't happen, Alaba could agree on a contract to remain at the Bundesliga giant, but he doesn't want to play as a left back anymore. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
Instead, the 27 year old wants a permanent transition in the central defence of the Midfield, and Blues doesn't need to booster there. The other problem is that he is one of the world's left back.
The Austria left back still has a year left on his current contract with Bayern, but it will interesting to see what position he plays next season. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
Chelsea are lining a bid of £55m for the left back, but Ben Chillwell is their number summer target who is been valued at £80m by Leicester, and he could come in as a second option if Chelsea fail to land Chillwell from Leicester. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.