Cracks have begun to show in a Chelsea transfer saga as the target in question ‘prefers’ an alternative summer move, it’s been claimed.The Champions League holders will need to bolster their squad for next season. Not only do they have several contract concerns over top players, but it’s also been clear to see this season that they are still slightly behind the quality of Liverpool and Manchester City.
Defence is looking like it will be a particular area of need. And Sevilla’s Jules Kounde appears to be the man wanted to address this.
The centre-back has been in Thomas Tuchel’s sights since last summer, when he narrowly missed out on him.
With the Blues readying another approach, it was r …