Chelsea transfer news update: Fee agreed for target, Llorente, Bakayoko & more

While other Premier League Clubs are signing players, Chelsea have only sold and yet to sign which is untypical of the Blues. However, Conte is aware that it is pertinent that he bolsters his otherwise strong Chelsea side.

GFN brings you the latest transfer news as it concerns the Premier League Champions.

 Fernando Llorente 

According to transfermarketweb, the Spanish striker is on the verge of putting pen to paper on a long term contract with Chelsea. Llorente is in the final year of his contract with Swansea and the report claims that a deal is almost done for Chelsea to sign him.’

He is not expected to slot into the first team of Chelsea but is seen as a plan B.

Romelu Lukaku

Lukaku had been at the fore front of Chelsea’s chase for a transfer but they have now been usurped to his signature by Capital rivals Man United.

On Thursday, a report emanated from the English press that Man United and Everton have agreed a £75m deal that would see Lukaku reunite with Mourinho at Old Trafford. The went further to say that he will have his medical with the Club in the coming days.

However, we have learnt that Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is fuming at Chelsea’s unintentional pursuit of their targets. This is gradually raising speculation over his future.

We hear that the fall out of Lukaku’s deal have Chelsea turned their attention to Benteke, one which may fans would not be please about.

Tiemoue Bakayoko

Despite claims that the player wants a Stamford Bridge move, Chelsea are struggling to sign on the French star. It appears that no progress has been made regarding the deal.

Antonio Rudiger

The German star revealed that his heart is beating for Arsenal. Even if Chelsea secures a deal for him, we may not be passionate about playing for us.

He has reportedly agreed personal terms to join Chelsea but that was the last thing heard of the news.