Chelsea Transfer: Kai Havertz deal almost done, Willian await new Chelsea offer, Sevilla keeping eye on Alonso
Chelsea Transfer: Willian await Chelsea offer, pend other transfer deal
Chelsea star Willian has is yet to make a decision regarding his future at Chelsea, according to UOL.
The Brazilian is waiting for a final offer from the Blues before negotiating with other clubs. He has so far been offered a two-year extension at Stamford Bridge, but is holding out for a three-year deal.
Willian has been linked to a number of Chelsea’s Premier League rivals, notably Tottenham and Arsenal, and has not been offered a new Chelsea deal since before the coronavirus pandemic.
He is not expected to return to club football in Brazil.
Chelsea Transfer: Sevilla in serious chase over Alonso
Sevilla are keeping tabs on Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso, according to Estadio Deportivo.
The Liga club are pursuing a left-back because they are posed to lose lose Sergio Reguilón and potentially Sergio Escudero too.
Alonso is on a list of several Chelsea players expected to be moved on this summer as Frank Lampard continues moulding the squad.
There are also question marks over the futures of Jorginho, Antonio Rudiger and Kepa Arrizabalaga, while Michy Batshuayi and Emerson Palmieri are likely to be offloaded.
Chelsea close to finalizing Havertz deal
Chelsea are reportedly closing in on a deal for Kai Havertz after receiving a major boost, according to Bild.
It was unclear how the Blues would finance a deal for Havertz, with big-money deals for Timo Werner and Hakim Ziyech already wrapped up.
Bayer Leverkusen are standing by their £90million asking price but in a new twist they are now showing flexibility over the payments.
The fee was proving a problem for the Blues, who were reluctant to pay an up-front sum, but now Leverkusen have shown flexibility.
The Bundesliga club are willing to accept instalments for Havertz over the course of several years, with performance-related bonuses also included.