Frenkie de Jong swoop, Eden Hazard return hint, Declan Rice boost
Chelsea have finally managed to pick their form up from the ground after a perfect week that has just passed, with three wins out of three. Victories of Leeds United, Borussia Dortmund and Leicester City has relieved some pressure from boss Graham Potter as he implements his playing style at the club.
If the Blues can get themselves back into the hunt for European football, they’ll have to continue picking up the wins, with relegation battlers Everton up next. Elsewhere, attentions are starting to turn towards the summer, with plenty of transfer rumours doing the rounds. With that said, keep the blog on lock as we bring you all the latest Chelsea news throughout the day.
Frenkie de Jong swoop
According to Spanish outlet Sport , Frenkie de Jong is of interest to Chelsea and Manchester United. The report states that Barcelona are keen on keeping the Dutchman for the foreseeable future though.
De Jong could prove to be the perfect candidate to complement Enzo Fernandez in Graham Potter’s midfield. The likes of Mateo Kovacic and Ruben Loftus-Cheek have impressed in said role alongside the Argentine but the Dutchman would add a new dimension…
West Ham star Declan Rice looks set to leave the club this summer as sides continue to track a potential move for the England international. The Blues may have been handed a huge boost in their hopes of landing the midfielder in the coming weeks.
Eden Hazard return hint
Former Chelsea winger Eden Hazard has hinted that he could leave Real Madrid in the summer in a recent interview. The Belgian is still contracted for another year, but has been linked with a potential return to Chelsea.
Mason Mount exit
Mason Mount continues to be linked with an exit from Chelsea this summer, with the Cobham academy graduate’s contract coming towards an end. Liverpool and Man United have been rumoured with interest, with there being some room between the club and Mount over a new deal.