CHELSEA would favor to dump unsettled Hakim Ziyech to Roma somewhat than a rival Premier League membership.
The Italians need the Moroccan winger however have to promote midfielder Nicolo Zaniolo first to lift funds for a £25million deal.
Tottenham and Newcastle have additionally been linked with Ziyech, 29, who appears set to go away Chelsea this window to finish a irritating two-and-a-half years in English soccer.
However the Blues appear ready to give Roma time to safe the cash as an alternative of promoting to the best bidder.
The switch window in Italy closes subsequent Tuesday – the identical day as in England – however 4 hours earlier at 7pm UK time.
Ziyech is eager to maneuver to Italy for a recent begin.
He has discovered himself out of favour with quite a lot of Chelsea managers.
He was signed by Frank Lampard in July 2020 however tumbled down the pecking order below his successor Thomas Tuchel.
Wideman Ziyech has not discovered the going any simpler below present head coach Graham Potter.
That’s regardless of having fun with a starring function for his nation on the World Cup final yr.
Morocco reached the semi-finals then misplaced the third-place play-off to Croatia in Qatar.
Fourth is the best achievement by any African nation on the match.
Ziyech performed all of Chelsea’s final recreation, away at Liverpool, final weekend however solely due to the large harm listing.
He has a contract till 2025 however each events are eager on a clear break.