Chelsea could well be getting much closer now to making their first summer signing for the Men’s team at least.
Todd Boehly and co have pledged to fully back Thomas Tuchel and get him the targets that he wants in order to build the squad that he wants, and there are expected arrivals across the squad this summer with the transfer window opening on Friday.
One of Tuchel’s alleged main targets is Ousmane Dembele from Barcelona, and reports today are nothing short of positive.
First of all, we ran a report earlier today claiming that Dembele was in ‘very advanced negotiations’ to join Chelsea this summer.
Since then, we have noticed another positive report from Cadena Ser, as cited by Chelsea HQ below. As you can see, it claims Barcelona will not be making any more contract proposals to Dembele, and the player is now set to leave…