Chelsea switch information: Blues bid £43m for Ajax midfielder Edson Alvarez Switch Middle Information

Chelsea have made a £43m bid for Ajax midfielder Edson Alvarez.

The membership are nonetheless seeking to signal a ahead and a midfielder earlier than the switch window closes.

Thomas Tuchel has already spent £268m on gamers this summer season, together with Wesley Fofana, Mark Cucurella, Raheem Sterling and Kalido Koulibaly.

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Thomas Tuchel reprimands his Chelsea gamers after Southampton loss

However Chelsea boss criticized his gamers “Not being robust sufficient” in Tuesday’s 2-1 defeat at Southampton As he rebuked them for his or her “smooth protection” at St. Mary’s.

Nonetheless, they could have a job on their fingers to get Alvarez from Ajax following the mass exodus of star gamers from the Dutch membership this summer season.

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Ajax has already accepted the sale of 4 different main gamers this summer season

Nausser Mazrouei, Ryan Gravenburch, Lysandro Martinez and Sebastian Haller have already left this summer season, with Antony getting ready to finalize his transfer to Manchester United this week.

The Dutch champions are projected to make within the area £180m from gross sales this window, and are underneath no stress to permit Mexico worldwide Alvarez to go away.

Antony of Ajax during the Dutch Eredivisie match between Ajax vs FC Groningen
Antony appears set to signal for Manchester United

The switch window within the Netherlands additionally closes 24 hours earlier this summer season than in most of Europe, attributable to an administrative error dedicated by the nation’s soccer governing physique, the KNVB.

Chelsea took £75m from Leicester. Fofana signed for

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Kaweh Solhekol says Chelsea followers can be happy with Wesley Fofana’s signing, however points stay within the membership’s midfield and assault

Chelsea on Wednesday signed centre-back Wesley Fofana from Leicester in a deal value as much as £75m.

Chelsea pays an preliminary £70m, with an extra £5m in add-ons, and Fofana has signed a seven-year contract with the membership.

Leicester and Chelsea agreed a price for Fofana on Saturday, with the defender flying to the USA for his medical on Monday.

Fofana stated: “The final two days have been actually large days for me and I am very completely happy. I educated with the staff this morning and it is a dream for me. I am so excited for the followers to start out taking part in the sport I’m membership.

“I am right here to win trophies – the Champions League, the Premier League, the FA Cup, the Carabao Cup, all the pieces. I am right here to win and the membership is made to win trophies so I am right here to maintain it going.”

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