Jules Kounde was part of France’s squad at Euro 2020. The 22-year-old helped Sevilla to qualify for the Champions League last season. Also, Chelsea is interested in the offers for forwarding Tammy Abraham.
Chelsea is in talks with Sevilla over signing France international Jules Kounde.
The 22-year-old center-back moved to the Spanish club two years ago. Also, there he has gone on to establish himself. Now he is one of the most promising defenders in Europe.
He helped Sevilla to qualify for the Champions League last season. He was also a part of France’s Euro 2020 squad this summer. Although, he had not got any chance to prove in Euro 2020.
Kounde has also attracted the interest of Manchester City. Man City also held talks with Sevilla over signing him last season.
Kounde is a versatile performer in the defense line. Also, Kounde can play at right-back position if needed. as well as his usual position at the heart of the defense.
He currently has three years left on his contract with Sevilla. Also, they have just parted with exciting winger Bryan Gil after he joined Spurs in a part-exchange deal that has seen Erik Lamela move in the opposite direction.
Chelsea will consider offers for Abraham
Chelsea will be going to consider any offers for 23-year-old forward Tammy Abraham.
London rivals Arsenal are interested in Abraham. Although they would prefer an initial loan while Chelsea would favor a permanent deal.
It is thought Chelsea would want upwards of £40m for Abraham. In this range another EPL team, West Ham also interested.
Abraham made 32 appearances in all competitions for Chelsea last season. Also, it’s unfortunate that only seven of them came under Thomas Tuchel. Tuchel arrived in the middle of the season and went on to lead the club to Champions League success.
Abraham’s contract is up to 2023. Still finished as Chelsea’s joint-top scorer in all competitions with 12 goals.
Chelsea is in the market for a new striker and Borussia Dortmund’s Erling Haaland is one of several players they are interested in.