Club deliver surprise response regarding Chelsea’s prospective £23 million signing
Fiorentina have denied claims that they have agreed a deal to sell Marcos Alonso to Chelsea, as quoted by Four Four Two.
Chelsea have been looking to sign a new central defender this summer but the Blues have faced frustration in their pursuit of top targets Kalidou Koulibaly and Alessio Romagnoli.
With only a few days remaining before the end of the summer transfer window, things seemed to be getting a bit desperate for Chelsea but as a huge relief to the fans, it has widely been reported that the Premier League giants were close to bringing in Marcos Alonso from Fiorentina.
More about it as reported by Daily Mail on next page.