Juventus have reportedly set an asking worth of £75m for Matthijs de Ligt, with Chelsea dealing with competitors from Bayern Munich within the race to signal the defender.
Chelsea have opened talks over a deal to signal De Ligt because the Blues look so as to add to their centre-back choices, having seen Antonio Rudiger and Andreas Christensen depart on free transfers this summer season.
De Ligt is the main goal for the west Londoners, although Juventus will demand an enormous price for the 22-year-old with the Instances reporting that the Italian facet have set an asking worth of £75m.
Bayern Munich are additionally involved in a deal and Sport1 declare that De Ligt is eager on a transfer to Germany, although there are doubts as as to whether the Bundesliga champions can meet Juventus’ valuation.
De Ligt – who has two years remaining on his present contract – signed for Juventus in €75m deal from Ajax in 2019 and has since made 117 appearances throughout all competitions, successful the Serie A title throughout the 2019/20 marketing campaign.
Chelsea have various targets ought to a transfer fail to materialise, with Sevilla centre-back Jules Kounde and Manchester Metropolis’s Nathan Ake additionally among the many defenders into account.
Thomas Tuchel can also be hopeful of concluding a deal to signal Raheem Sterling earlier than the membership’s pre-season tour and talks with Manchester Metropolis are understood to be at a complicated stage.
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