Chelsea is Ready To Pay £43m To Sign A World Class Striker This Week

Chelsea launch £43m Gordon move

Chelsea have made a surprise move for Anthony Gordon.

Standard Sport understands that the Blues have lodged a £43m bid with Everton for their winger-turned-striker.

The cash-strapped Toffees could be content to sell Gordon as they try to raise funds for further incomings this month, with his valuation set at around £45m.

Newcastle are closing in on Gallagher

Newcastle United are set for a busy end to the transfer window and have identified Conor Gallagher as their top target.

The Toon have had two bids rejected for James Maddison and now preparing a £40m offer for the Chelsea man, according to the Sun.

Thomas Tuchel rates Gallagher but is struggling to fit him into his side.

Forest closing in on Aouar

Nottingham Forest are said to be close to signing Lyon midfielder Houssem Aouar.

The 24-year-old is in the last year of his contract in France and has been heavily linked with a move to the Premier League, with Arsenal fond admirers

Palace keen on Wan-Bissaka

Crystal Palace’s potential loan move for right-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka is a deal that “could suit everybody.”

That is according to journalist Pete O’Rourke, who was speaking to This is Futbol about the Eagles’ potential transfer business, heading into the final weeks of the window.

According to Sky Sports, Patrick Vieira’s side are interested in a loan move for Wan-Bissaka, who left the Eagles for Manchester United in a deal worth £50million back in the summer of 2019.

 

Man City starlet Delap set for loan

Pep Guardiola has confirmed that Liam Delap, son of Stoke City cult hero Rory, will be loaned out this season. The young striker has a solid scoring record at youth level and made several appearances off the bench for the first team last season.

Done Deal

Bartra joins Trabzonspor

Real Betis have confirmed defender Marc Bartra has left the club to join Turkish champions Trabzonspor