Having already secured Joao Felix, today’s section of Chelsea transfer news suggests owner Todd Boehly is not done there.
Joao Felix feels like a write off. Chelsea only signed the Portugal forward until the end of the season but large chunk of this time has been written off due to his recent suspension. However, given today’s Chelsea transfer news, owner Todd Boehly is not giving up on fixing the attack.
Let’s jump straight into today’s headlines…
Chelsea transfer news – Mykhaylo Mudryk close to signing
According to news from Chelsea’s official website, the club is ‘close to agreeing’ a deal for Shakhtar Donetsk winger Mykhaylo Mudryk. The 21-year-old is Arsenal’s priority transfer target this January but it’s thought that the Blues are prepared to offer more money.
According to Express, before signing for Chelsea, the Ukrainian forward asked if there was any possibility he could sign for Arsenal. Unfortnately, though, Mudryk will have to settle for second best, with some Chelsea fans slamming Boehly for ‘absurd’ deal.
Chelsea transfer news – £26.5m bid made for Noni Madueke
In this episode of Chelsea signing a random forward they do not need; give it up for Noni Madueke!
According to ESPN, Chelsea have tabled a form £26.5m bid for the 20-year-old. However, PSV have no plans to sell him.
Chelsea transfer news – loan offer for Michail Antonio turned down
According to the Guardian, Chelsea were in contact with West Ham United, over a potential loan deal for Michail Antonio. Obviously, the Hammers were not interested in loaning him out (I mean, come on, he’s 32 years old).
It is thought, though, West Ham may be willing to sell the Jamaican forward on a permanent deal. However, if Chelsea were to pursue this deal, they would face competition from Wolves who also wish to sign Antonio.
Who would you like to see Chelsea sign next?