Chelsea are running in-depth scouting on Aurelien Tchouameni and focusing less on Declan Rice in a transfer boost for Manchester United, according to a report.Both players are exciting midfielders still in the early stages of their career and they have had links with the Premier League clubs. While Rice is an established Premier League and England midfielder, he remains only 22.
France international Tchouameni, meanwhile, is a standout Monaco star and, at 21, has played seven times for his country.
Both stars have therefore had transfer links with moves away, especially to the English top flight. Chelsea reportedly tracked Tchouameni last summer and he is still a target for the Blues.
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