Chelsea Transfer News : Blue Boss Antonio Conte steps up Chelsea transfers as Blues boss eyes FIVE new faces to fight for title defendend and Champions League Glory.
Chelsea transfer news Everton Lukaku and Monaco Bakayoko are close to arriving at Stamford Bridge while Antonio Conte wants £70m Marco Verratti and Juventus pair Leonardo Bonucci and Alex Sandro in London next Season.
Chelsea transfer news Striker Diego Costa may be on the way out because Antonio Conte has already told costa that he is not in his plan for future.
Chelsea Owner Roman Abramovich saw off interest in the Italian from Inter Milan by promising Antonio Conte that he would have the cash to see off the renewed challenges next season from his Premier League rivals.
The Blue boss was able to fire off that fateful text to Costa last week because the club’s £70million swoop for Everton striker Romelu Lukaku is all but done.
Romelu Lukaku is in line to replace Diego Costa next season
English Champion Chelsea’s £40million move for Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko is also understood to be so advanced that the club believe they could have it wrapped up by the end of next week to confirm.
however, could be PSG Italian midfielder Marco Verratti barcelona is also interested in him. Antonio Conte tried and failed to land the £70m-rated 24-year-old during his time at Juventus.
Now he is set for another attempt to lure him at Blues, with Verratti so intent on leaving Franch league that he has already told PSG sports director Antero Henrique of his decision.
Barcahave a long-standing interest in the the Italian international Midfielde but Conte believes he’s in pole position to land the PSG star at London.
The Chelsea futures of Nemanja Matic and Cesc Fabregas are already in doubt.
Cesc Fabregas has made it clear that he does not want to be on the bench in World Cup year while Matic could be used as a makeweight should Conte pursue a deal for Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci,.