Monaco midfielder immediately medical test at Chelsea
Chelsea are reportedly one step away from getting US midfielder Monaco, Tiemoue Bakayoko. In fact, the 22-year-old midfielder was called immediately perform medical tests at Chelsea.
As reported by Sky Sports, Bakayoko actually dijawalkan undergo medical tests some time ago. But the test was postponed because he suffered a mild knee injury at the end of last season.
To bring Bakayoko, Chelsea must pour funds 35 to 40 million pounds sterling or Rp 689 billion. Bakayoko is said to be participating in Chelsea’s preseason tour to Singapore.
Bakayoko became one of the players who shone with AS Monaco last season along with Kylian Mbappe and Thomas Lemar. Its performance in midfield helped Monaco win the French League the first time since 17 years ago.
Open Matic Exit
Bakayoko’s arrival to Stamford Bridge could have opened the Nemanja Matic exit from Chelsea. Serbian midfielder was reportedly going to join Manchester United (MU).
Matic is prepared to replace aging Michael Carrick. Matic is expected due to factors proximity to Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho.
As is known, Matic is one of the mainstay players Mourinho when he menukangi Chelsea. Yes, it was Mourinho who developed Matic skills during Chelsea.