CHELSEA are tipped to bid for Lyon right-back Malo Gusto – forward of long-term goal Denzel Dumfries
Boss Graham Potter has splashed practically £400million because the summer season – however nonetheless wants cowl out extensive in defence.
And footmercato.internet say Ligue 1 giants Lyon are braced for a proposal for France Underneath-21 star Gusto, 19.
Inter Milan’s Holland ace Dumfries has been linked with the Blues in addition to Manchester United.
However Gusto may very well be a neater and cheaper choice.
Chelsea’s England full-backs Reece James and Ben Chilwell are again in coaching after critical harm.
However of their absence gamers like Trevoh Chalobah, Cesar Azpilicueta and Conor Gallagher have failed to totally persuade.
Now Potter may pounce within the remaining week of the switch window – having already made six January signings for £189million in whole.
Chelsea co-owner Todd Boehly has promised to maintain backing Potter over his under-achieving gamers.
And which means it is doable, within the subsequent week, the Blues’ spending over two switch home windows may find yourself near £500m.
On prime of that, Felix’s £10m mortgage transfer from Atletico Madrid may turn into everlasting in the summertime after a clause within the deal was eliminated.