Chelsea transfer turnaround: Key decisions over defensive duo as Kelechi Iheanacho connects

The news that surrounds Chelsea he is currently focused on the club’s exit from the proposed Super League after a fan reaction.

That news overshadowed the draw against Brighton on Tuesday night, which was another indication that – despite huge progress in recent months – the side is still not at the highest level.

However, the Blues are in the mood for enthusiasm thanks to their qualifications for the FA Cup finals and placement in the semifinals of the Champions League, while this season they are fighting for the best four places.

Thomas Tuchel will be looking ahead to the summer transfer window – his first at the club – and will no doubt be looking at potential signatures as he unloads some fringe players.

Here are the latest rumors of a transfer from Stamford Bridge.

Milan to Tomori to settle for a permanent job



Fikayo Tomori is on loan at Milan from Chelsea

Fikayo Tomori joined Italian giants Milan on loan in January, and the club had the opportunity to make the contract permanent this summer.

A report from Milan-based Gazzetta dello Sport, cited by Sport Witness, describes how the Rossoneri intend to keep the Blues graduate and are even willing to sell club captain Alessio Romagnoli to help fund the deal.

The 23-year-old played 14 appearances for the Milan giant in the first team and has established an impressive defensive partnership with Simon Kjaer, with the club having the opportunity to sign him permanently with 28 million euros.

These latest reports suggest that Tomori will make his trip to Italy permanent.

Sarr set for the bridge



Defender Malang Sarr - on loan at Porto - has never played for Chelsea
Defender Malang Sarr – on loan at Porto – has never played for Chelsea

Chelsea signed Malanga Sarra as a free agent last summer after his release from Nice, but he was immediately loaned out to FC Porto.

However, the 22-year-old is limited to 19 appearances in Portugal – and only five league starts – and is expected to return to Stamford Bridge this summer.

This is according to a report on the Portuguese bar A Bola – according to a sports witness – who says that the defender failed to impress either centrally or as a defender for Porto.

In fact, the French U21 national team player has been playing for B’s Porto in recent weeks.

Blues around Iheanacho

Chelsea may want to land a new striker this summer with questionnaires about the future of both Tammy Abraham and Olivier Giroud.

The Blues are now linked to a deal to report Leicester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho, according to a report by Spanish house Fichajes.

Iheanacho joined the Manchester City Foxes in 2017 and despite fighting a few minutes in long stretches, he excelled in this campaign with 15 goals and five assists in 31 appearances.

In fact, 10 of those goals have been scored in the last seven appearances by the Nigerians, and the report also claims that Arsenal and Manchester United are interested in the player.

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