REVEALED: Chelsea are prepared to supply Leicester defender Wesley Fofana greater than £200,000-a-week to maneuver to Stamford Bridge… if they will strike a deal for the £85MILLION-rated star
- Chelsea are prepared to supply Leicester Metropolis defender Wesley Fofana £200k-a-week
- The 21-year-old has been a goal for the Blues of their main defensive reshuffle
- Leicester don’t want to promote the defender for lower than £85million this summer time
The 21-year-old has been a goal for the Blues, because the membership undergoes a serious defensive reshuffle after the departures of Antonio Rudiger and Andreas Christensen on free transfers this summer time.
Nonetheless, Leicester don’t want to promote the French youth worldwide for lower than £85million.
Leicester defender Wesley Fofana is a goal for Chelsea as they bear a defensive reshuffle
The Blues can be prepared to supply the 21-year-old a staggering £200,000-a-week wages
After spending most of final season out injured, Fofana signed a five-year contract with the Foxes in March, and Brendan Rodgers will not be inquisitive about letting the younger prospect go away with out garnering a major price.
Nonetheless, ought to the Foxes choose to promote or if the Blues match the hefty price ticket, then Fofana may enhance his wages drastically with the Stamford Bridge membership prepared to offer the teenager £200,000-a-week.
Kalidou Koulibaly has already joined the Blues from Napoli this summer time, with the Senegal worldwide becoming a member of Thiago Silva, Malang Sarr and Trevoh Chalobah as choices at centre again for the Blues.
Boss Thomas Tuchel’s favoured 3-4-1-2 system means they want extra gamers in defence
Nonetheless, boss Thomas Tuchel’s favoured 3-4-1-2 system means they want extra gamers in central defence than they at the moment have out there.
They’re focusing on quite a lot of defensive choices with Fofana excessive on the listing, as they’re even prepared to half methods with gamers to make a deal occur, with Ruben Loftus-Cheek one of many names that might doubtlessly be part of any deal.
Fofana joined Leicester in 2020 for £36.5million after having fun with a breakout season in Ligue 1 with Saint Etienne.
In his maiden season in Leicestershire, Fofana established himself as a key a part of Brendan Rodgers’ aspect, making 28 appearances within the Premier League as Leicester narrowly missed out on Champions League soccer.
It was an injury-hit marketing campaign for Fofana final season, however that hasn’t stopped the teenager attracting curiosity.