Things seemed to have calmed down around Jules Koundé since the end of Euro 2020. A time announced in the viewfinder of the biggest European leaders, and the two of the Liga in particular, the Sevillian player had not really made the headlines these last weeks. Until these last hours … Monday already, the English press evoked an upcoming offer from Manchester United for the Habs, in order to support Varane and Maguire in defense.
But it is a little further south of Manchester that the player trained in the Girondins de Bordeaux should finally land. Thus, according to information from the transfer window specialist of Sky Italy Fabrizio Romano, Chelsea in talks with Sevilla FC over the transfer of the player who arrived in Andalusia two years ago, and who quickly impressed under Julen Lopetegui in La Liga.
Koundé is tempted by Chelsea
Better, the player would be ready to accept a proposal from the Blues, since his condition was above all to be able to play in the Champions League. Reason why he had notably said no to an approach from Tottenham. The two clubs will therefore continue discussions in the coming hours before possibly reaching an agreement.
It is recalled that the Parisian’s release clause is 80 million euros. It remains to be seen how much Monchi asks for money from his English counterparts, while the Spanish press mentioned a starting price of between 50 and 60 million euros. No doubts, Roman Abramovich intends to spoil Thomas Tuchel so that the German wins the Champions League a second time in a row …