Chelsea FC have a ‘very enticing offer ‘ for £80m super star player so as to bring him to Stamford Bridge before transfer window closes
Chelsea “have a very enticing offer to make” to West Ham United midfielder Declan Rice ahead of a potential summer move, transfer insider Dean Jones has told GiveMeSport.
Head coach Graham Potter is looking for long-term additions in the centre of the park with current options Jorginho and N’Golo Kanté having just six months remaining on their contracts at Stamford Bridge.
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Chelsea transfer news – Declan Rice
As per The Times, Arsenal have made Rice their top transfer target for the summer window and are confident of beating Chelsea to the Irons captain’s signature, in what could potentially be a move worth £80m.
It has now been suggested that the 24-year-old is currently leaning towards a move to the Emirates Stadium at the end of the season, with the possibility of working under Gunners head coach Mikel Arteta being an attractive prospect for the midfielder,
However, transfer guru Fabrizio Romano has recently informed GiveMeSport that Arsenal have not yet approached the agent of Rice ahead of a potential switch to north London, hinting that the Blues are still well in the race to acquire the services of their former academy product
And Jones believes that Chelsea cannot yet be ruled out of making a move for Rice, with an “enticing offer” set to be made to the Hammers star.