It’s been 2 weeks since the season ended and various top clubs around Europe have already signed a few players ahead of next season. Barcelona are the frontrunners here as they’ve completed the signing of Sergio Aguero, Garcia and Emerson. The Catalan giants are the only club in Europe’s top 5 league to complete the signing of up to 3 players. For Chelsea, the blues are still monitoring the situation of their transfer targets around Europe. One name that is popping up right now in the media, linked with a move to Chelsea is Erling Haaland.
The Norwegian was linked with a move to Stamford Bridge last January but then, it was only a rumour. Nothing came of it but this time around, the reports linking him to Chelsea are gaining momentum. Top news outlets and a few journalists have reported that Chelsea are indeed interested in the 20 year old and are hoping to tie up a deal for him this summer. Today, the reports took another twist as it’s reported that Erling Haaland is interested in a Chelsea move.
What this means for Chelsea is that the deal could be easier for them to complete now that Haaland himself is open to the move. Now this does not imply that an agreement has been struck with Borrusia Dortmund, it hasn’t and from what we expect, Dortmund could demand just over £140m for Haaland. For now, progress is being made little by little and maybe in a few weeks time, a transfer fee could be agreed.
But Chelsea fans would saw the reports in social media are already happy and hopeful on a potential deal. The fans comments showed how happy they really were as Chelsea’s search for a top striker could be about to end. Below are thr comments….