Chelsea are set to ramp up their curiosity in Rennes goalkeeper, Edouard Mendy, this week.
In line with the UK Mirror, Mendy comes extremely really helpful by the Blues’ technical director, Petr Cech.
Cech himself performed for Rennes earlier than his transfer to Stamford Bridge in 2004.
Chelsea are desperately looking for a brand new keeper, having already proven curiosity in Ajax’s Andre Onana, Burnley’s Nick Pope and Borussia Dortmund’s Roman Burki.
However they are going to flip their attentions to Mendy, as they search for a brand new No 1 forward of the Premier League season.
Kepa Arrizabalaga has fallen out of favour with supervisor Frank Lampard, with the Spaniard left on the bench for his or her closing fixtures final marketing campaign.
Mendy will reportedly value Chelsea round £18million, as proprietor Roman Abrahmovic continues to splash the money within the membership’s summer season rebuild beneath Frank Lampard.