Thomas Tuchel has been getting good results since joining the Stamford Bridge outfit and has been looking forward to land in more players to suit his style of play.
Chelsea are preparing to make another move for Atletico Madrid defensive rock Jose Gimenez, according to the reports……Chelsea Prepared To Make Move For World-Class No 2 Defender With €120m Release Clause
That is believed to be set at €120m. However, after starting just 12 games in La Liga due to the series of injuries his price tag could get lower and Chelsea planning to make an approach once again.
AS reported in September that Manchester City also tried to lure Gimenez in the Premier League in the summer, however, the deal has never materalised and the Citizens ended up signing Ruben Dias from Benfica.
Sport Witness reported that the Spanish club’s president, Enrique Cerezo, confirmed the bid when speaking on Onda Cero’s El Transistor programme.
He said: “Yes we received the offer [from City], but Gimenez is a magnificent player and we are interested in having magnificent players in our team.”
The Athletic insist Chelsea remain interested in the 26-year-old and planning to splash money for his signature.