Chelsea are set for a huge summer transfer window ahead. Following Todd Boehly ’s completed takeover of the club, recruitment plans can finally be put into place after sanctions delayed them.
Thomas Tuchel is likely preparing for a squad overhaul, with a number of players leaving and more potentially following. A whole host of high-profile options have been linked with a switch to Stamford Bridge ahead of the window opening next Friday.
With that in mind, football.london has taken a look at the latest names to be linked with moves to Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea loanee Tiemoue Bakayoko could return early from his loan at AC Milan, according to Fabrizio Romano. The midfielder has struggled in his spell with the Rossoneri, prompting a potential return, despite only being one year into a two-year deal.
It could see the Blues miss out on a transfer windfall, prompting a decision over his future upon his return.
Chelsea captain Cesar Azpilicueta is eyeing a move away from the club this summer, according to TalkSPORT. The 32-year-old is said to be interested in a move to Barcelona, with only one-year remaining on his current deal.
Chelsea have been linked with a move for Leeds United winger Raphinha this summer, along with La Liga giants Barcelona. However, according to the Athletic, the Brazilian will cost between £60-and-£70million to sign.