The Blues could announce their next summer signing after acquiring Romelu Lukaku as La Liga club already in contact for his replacement.
Thomas Tuchel is running out of time to fix his squad by making new recruitment to strengthen the Chelsea team in an attempt to defend for the UEFA Champions league trophy and compete with Manchester City for the EPL title.
Romelu Lukaku is the only major signing to arrive at the Stamford Bridge, with a top defender being targeted by Thomas Tuchel and Chelsea director of football Marina Granovskaia.
Jules Kounde is the perfect player that the Chelsea bosses want to bring in to the club, with attempts to negotiate for a move progressing on well.According to reliable sources close to Chelsea, the club have received a major boost in their pursuit of Jules Kounde after this major development from Sevilla.
The reports state that Sevilla have started seeking for the perfect replacement of Jules Kounde as they believe that Chelsea will complete the signing of the 21 years old youngster.Jules Kounde is branded as a top defender who will add more quality to any side that he will join, and prefers a move to Chelsea because of their involvement in the Champions league rather than any club.
Chelsea are expected to submit an offer closer to the £62 million release clause on the contract of Jules Kounde so as they can sign him.
However, several football legends have questioned this move because some youngsters like Trevor Chalobah have turned out with top performances.