Chelsea transfer news: Marouane Fellaini, Taison, Luka Modric
Chelsea FC transfer news suggest that the Blues are planning to increase their bid for Everton midfielder, Marouane Fellaini, who is touted as the replacement for Frank Lampard. Fellaini’s contract has a buyout clause, according to which, the bid for the transfer should be £22 million or more, which should not be a problem for Roman Abramovich.(He’s got deep pockets)
The Blues have already taken the benefit of the buyout clause with Newcastle as they welcomed Demba Ba at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea FC would be hoping to apply the same strategy in the case of Fellaini. Everton is reported to be incurring losses, which hints towards the club looking to make more profit on this transfer.
Manchester City FC is planning a coup for Chelsea FC prospect, Taison as the club has inquired about the Metalist Kharkiv striker. Kharkiv is reported to add £2 million to the existing transfer amount of £11 million after City, Benfica and Shakhtar Donetsk have expressed interest in the 24-year-old player.
Luka Modric has set things in motion for a possible return to Premier League as he stated that he was unhappy with his situation at Real Madrid FC. Chelsea FC and Manchester City FC have listed the player as a possible January recruit. Talking about his performance, Modric said, “It’s very demanding to adjust to a huge club like Real Madrid.”
Sir Alex Ferguson has is looking to sign Blues discard, Frank Lampard in the summer. Chelsea FC fans have called out to Roman Abramovich to re-consider his decision of showing the exit sign to the veteran player, but the owner seems strong on his stand.
Frank was reported to have concerns about moving to another Premier League side due to his loyalty towards Chelsea FC, but time will tell whether he resists the offer from Old Trafford.