Leicester City star could join Chelsea for a bargain
Ben Chilwell could sign for Chelsea for a less expensive fee than first expected in light of the fact that the left-back needs to join the Blues from Leicester City, as per report by Ivisionsport.
Ivisionsport report that the Foxes have acknowledged that Ben Chilwell will leave the club this summer and have started progression plans, peering toward a move for Southampton’s Ryan Bertrand as a replacement.
Leicester City had been planning to get a comparable fee to the £80 million they extricated from Manchester United for Harry Maguire the previous summer.
The report expresses that, given the way that the England left back needs the move, Brendan Rodgers’ side may need to bring down their asking price and acknowledge fee of around £50m for the talented defender.
Chelsea have recognized possibility of signing Ajax Nicolas Tagliafico and Porto defender Alex Telles if they can’t strike a deal for Ben Chilwell.
Chelsea are presently behind third-spot Leicester City on Premier League table.
The COVID-19 pandemic has left totally everything in motion.
Ben Chilwell want summer move this summer and the Foxes have acknowledged that they may need to sell a significant player each summer.
Taking £50m for a player who isn’t totally necessary to the manner in which they play, permitting them to reinvest somewhere else in three or four separate regions, would be a help to Rodgers.
Leicester City manager Rodgers could use £50m Ben Chilwell sells to buy three or four players needed.
Chelsea will get a talented left-back with Premier League-demonstrated quality, and fill an opening in their squad.
This is one of those uncommon transfers where the two sides, selling and purchasing, could profit by the deal.
Chelsea are not done buying quality players who could challenge for Premier League title next season, they have already signed Hakim Ziyech from Ajax and agreed deal with RB Leipzig for Timo Werner. Adding Ben Chilwell to their squad will be a good business.