Juventus maintain proposed the premise of sending striker Dusan Vlahovic to Chelsea in a deal which would seek for Romelu Lukaku switch in the reverse direction, 90min understands.
After Inter abandoned their interest in a reunion with Lukaku, Juventus reached out to Chelsea to propose a mortgage deal for the Belgian nevertheless saw their provide instantly rejected, with a momentary departure no longer in Chelsea’s plans.
Sources maintain confirmed to 90min that the Turin outfit maintain now returned with a up to date proposal, offering Chelsea the probability to land Vlahovic as half of their push to offload Lukaku.
Chelsea are known admirers of Vlahovic and made contact with the striker’s representatives earlier this summer season as half of their look for a brand current striker. Nicolas Jackson modified into signed from Villarreal nevertheless Blues boss Mauricio Pochettino currently confessed he could perhaps perhaps be interested in adding one other current striker.
In negotiations, Juventus maintain made it distinct that they could perhaps desire Chelsea to pay a price on top of swapping Lukaku, and the Blues in the indicate time are considering their alternate choices as they give the affect of being to finally minimize ties with their wantaway striker.
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Lukaku mute retains interest from Saudi Arabia nevertheless the 30-one year-frail wants to remain in Europe and goals of a return to Italy, where Juventus are his most productive viable suitors after Inter walked some distance flung from talks.
The Belgian’s representatives in the indicate time are pushing onerous for an agreement with Juventus and there could be hope that the probability to signal Vlahovic, who managed ten goals in 27 Serie A outings final one year, could perhaps perhaps abet speed a deal.
Chelsea produce maintain a sequence of names on their radar, including versatile Ajax famous particular person Mohammed Kudus. Non-public phrases maintain been mentioned with the Ghana international, who played as a midfielder under former boss Erik ten Hag nevertheless exploded when switched to striker final season.
Summer signing Jackson has impressed in pre-season alongside fellow current face Christopher Nkunku, while 21-one year-frail Armando Broja is hopeful of returning from his ACL injury to hand Pochettino even more alternate choices in attack.
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