Nathan Ake is ready to stay at Manchester Metropolis this summer time, regardless of curiosity within the defender from Chelsea.
Chelsea had proven an curiosity in re-signing Ake, who started his senior profession with the west Londoners earlier than becoming a member of Bournemouth in 2017.
Thomas Tuchel needs so as to add to his defensive choices this summer time following the exits of Antonio Rudiger and Andreas Christensen, with Ake considered as a Premier League confirmed possibility to strengthen the Blues’ backline.
Nonetheless, The Athletic are reporting that the Netherlands worldwide is ready to stay at Metropolis, with each membership and participant ‘comfortable for him to stay on the Etihad’ after Chelsea didn’t progress preliminary talks and meet the Premier League champion’s valuation.
The 27-year-old signed for Metropolis in a £41m deal from Bournemouth in 2020 and has gained consecutive Premier League titles since transferring to the membership. Nonetheless, the Dutch defender has struggled for normal first-team soccer and has made simply 19 league begins throughout the previous two seasons.
Chelsea are closing in on a deal to signal Kalidou Koulibaly from Napoli nonetheless, whereas talks are ongoing with Paris Saint-Germain for Presnel Kimpembe.
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