We bring you all of the latest transfer news and gossip from Chelsea – involving Kylian Mbappe, Alex Sandro and Antonio Candreva.
Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich has set his sights on Monaco star Kylian Mbappe.
At least that’s what transfer rumour specialists Don Balon have claimed amid speculation the Blues may lose Eden Hazard to Barcelona.
The Spanish outlet say the La Liga giants could raid Chelsea for the former Lille winger to replace Paris St-Germain transfer target Neymar.
And they reckon Abramovich is keeping tabs on Mbappe, who could be brought in with the money raised by selling Hazard to Barcelona.
Meanwhile, reports in Italy suggest Chelsea have seen a fresh bid for Alex Sandro turned down by Juventus.
The Brazil international is thought to be Antonio Conte’s No.1 choice to challenge left wing-back Marcos Alonso for a starting spot next term.
And Transfer Market Web claim the Chelsea gaffer has seen an offer of £53.7m (€60m) knocked back by Juventus.
Sandro is currently under contract in Turin until 2020, meaning Massimiliano Allegri is under no pressure to sell him.
Finally, Chelsea’s hopes of landing Inter Milan ace Antonio Candreva may have just improved.
The wideman, who Conte coached on Italy duty, has been targeted to battle it out with Victor Moses at Stamford Bridge this coming season.
According to the Mirror, Inter have identified Lazio man Keita Balde Diao to replace him.
The newspaper reckon Inter will let Candreva leave if they beat Juventus to Keita.