In quest for a new striker, Chelsea have decided to activate the €35m release clause to sign Villarreal’s Nicolas Jackson in the next days. Chelsea are discussing installments and payment terms with Villarreal but will pay €35m expected fee.
CHELSEA transfer news: tried to offer players or also different solutions but they will be fast as 3 more clubs wanted to pay the clause and sign Nico Jackson side as he wants Chelsea, very long contract agreed, more than 5 year deal. Chelsea are expected to be busy in the next days with Jackson deal, bid for Caicedo and outgoings.
New proposals are expected in the next days for Mason Mount and Kai Havertz to leave Chelsea. Manchester United had £40m first bid rejected for Mount but will insist as new proposal is planned. Mount, priority target for Ten Hag but Chelsea want £70m, talks to follow and player keen on the move.
Arsenal first bid for Havertz has been rejected but talks continue as personal terms have been agreed. Chelsea ask £70/75m but will now be flexible. Arsenal will insist, Bayern are informed but no bid yet and Real Madrid have 100% left the race on Monday.
Chelsea discussed new deal with both Mount and Havertz but there’s no agreement as things stand. Crucial week is coming for the future of this duo.