According to Calciomercato, Chelsea have already made their first contact with RB Salzburg striker Karim Adeyemi to boost Thomas Tuchel’s squad.
The Munich-born centre forward has three goals in four Champions League group stage appearances this season, and also 11 goals in 13 Austrian Bundesliga games.
The Salzburg striker will see his contract expire next summer and the Blues want the striker to make the move to Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea aren’t the only club interested in signing the German international, with Italian side Inter Milan also interested in a move.Adeyemi has already scored for Germany after making his national team debut in September, in a 6-0 win over Armenia, alongside Timo Werner and Antonio Rudiger.
However, Adeyemi who has 3 goals in 4 Champions League games and 11 goals in 13 league games is the kind of striker the Blues need read now