Angel Gomes told agent to hold transfer talks with Chelsea boss Marina Granovskaia
Chelsea are certain of imminent deal for Manchester United star Angel Gomes after the player’s agent held talks with Marina Granovskaia, as indicated by reports.
The 19-year-old is out of contract with the Red Devils by the end of June, when he will be allowed to leave for nothing, and has so far dismissed United’s proposals of another deal worth around £25,000 weekly.
Gomes and his representatives are waiting for a considerably higher offer while he additionally needs affirmations over first-team chances.
That prompted Chelsea to show interest, with Metro.co.uk revealing the west London club’s interest back in March with the Blues willing to give him the game time he pines for.
Presently The Mirror report that Gomes has enlisted the assistance of super-agent Pini Zahavi, who has a long history with Chelsea going back to when Roman Abramovich first purchased the club – and they remain on phenomenal terms.
Zahavi is comprehended to have held talks with Chelsea chief Granovskaia and the Blues are confident that they will win the race to land the talented England Under-20 International.
Lampard is a fan of Gomes and the inclination is shared, with the Chelsea manager willing to utilize young players an immensely engaging proposition.
In spite of Gomes’ discussions with Chelsea, United have not surrendered any expectation of the youngster consenting to stay at Old Trafford.
The youngster is glad to remain but would expect in more than £30,000-a-week for him to change his mind and a guarantee that he will get a bigger number of appearances than the six he was given by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer this season, especially with Mason Greenwood – two years younger – seeing so much pitch time.
Gomes implied he might want to remain in a Google hangout with the club’s official site, saying: ‘I’ve seen it throughout the years, coming up from the academy and being at United my entire career. It’s what I need to do – win trophies for the club.’