Chelsea identify PSG star as top target to replace Alvaro Morata this summer

Chelsea have reportedly identified PSG striker Edinson Cavani as their top target to replace Alvaro Morata at the club this summer.

It’s claimed by Italian news outlet Tuttosport, as cited by Calciomercato, that the Uruguayan international is who the Blues will target as they plan to bolster their strike force this summer.

Recent reports have indicated that Morata will be allowed to leave Stamford Bridge in the summer after a difficult first season at the club. Juventus are thought to be leading the race to land their former attacker.

Chelsea have struggled to establish a regularly reliable goal scorer up top this term and it appears as though this is something which they will aim to rectify in the summer transfer window.

Cavani has enjoyed another excellent season in PSG’s colours and it’s likely that the Ligue 1 champions will be desperate to keep hold of him.

The 31-year-old has scored 28 goals in 32 league appearances this season.

Chelsea star N’Golo Kante shows caring side by making surprise visit to Blues fan in hospital
N’Golo Kante showed it’s not just his teammates he is happy to help by taking time out to cheer up a Chelsea fan after major heart surgery.

Kind-hearted Kante made a surprise visit to lift big Blues supporter Frank Khalid’s spirits as he recovered from a triple bypass operation.

As well as his tireless displays and getting through the work of two players Mini-driving midfielder Kante is also renowned for his humility and down-to-earth personality.

And he thought nothing of giving up his time last week to make the three-hour round trip from his London home to see businessman Mr Khalid, 49, after being told of his plight.

Kante was also an apt visitor as it was during Chelsea’s Champions League trip to Barcelona in March, and the away fans’ tiring match day journey to the Nou Camp in particular, that Mr Khalid first fell ill.

After tests when he returned to the UK doctors told Elbrook cash and carry owner Mr Khalid that the chest pain and shortness of breath he was experiencing were heart attacks and he needed a triple heart bypass.

“Frank was really happy to see N’Golo. He’s a massive Chelsea fan and he really appreciated the effort that we went to see him,” a close friend said.

“The visit lifted Frank’s spirit and he was really really touched that N’Golo made the effort to come to see him.”

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