Chelsea are reportedly closing in on french defender, Jules Kounde. The Blues have offered fellow french star, Kurt Zouma, as part of the deal to sign the France international. Kurt have reportedly rejected a move to the Spanish club while Sevilla are insisting in only cash deal.Jules Kounde is a French professional footballer who plays as a centre back for Spanish club Sevilla and the France national team. The France international is one of the best defenders in the Spanish league.
Sevilla have placed a £77m price tag on the France star. Chelsea are set to trigger the price tag of the France international.
The 22-year-old is expected to complete a move to the Stamford Bridge outfit in few days.Chelsea boss, Thomas Tuchel is Keen on adding more firepower to his squad as he is set to challenge for the premier league title. Chelsea have already offered contract extension to their centre backs, Antonio Rudiger and Andreas Christensen.