Chelsea expect to agree a deal to sell Hakim Ziyech to AC Milan with Raheem Sterling likely to join from Man City… but Christian Pulisic is in no rush to leave despite being discussed as part of Matthijs de Ligt transfer
- Chelsea expect that they will agree to sell winger Hakim Ziyech to AC Milan
- Ziyech is set to be allowed to leave as he isn’t a key part of the club’s plans
- Christian Pulisic doesn’t want to leave Chelsea despite links to Juventus
- Pulisic has been discussed a makeweight in the bid for Matthijs de Ligt
Chelsea expect to agree a deal with AC Milan for winger Hakim Ziyech but Christian Pulisic is in no rush to leave after being discussed as a makeweight in the bid for Juventus defender Matthijs de Ligt.
Ziyech, who has been at Chelsea for two years, isn’t a key part of Thomas Tuchel’s plans and is set to be allowed to depart.
With Raheem Sterling likely to join from Manchester City, Ziyech would be unlikely to get regular playing time if he remained at Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea expect that they will agree a deal to sell winger Hakim Ziyech to AC Milan
With Raheem Sterling likely to join from Man City, Ziyech would be unlikely to get playing time
Pulisic endured some frustrating moments last season as he wasn’t guaranteed a starting berth.
The United States international still has two years left on his contract at Chelsea.
Signed from Ajax, Ziyech has shown glimpses of his ability at Chelsea but hasn’t always performed with consistency.
Christian Pulisic isn’t in a rush to leave Chelsea despite suggestions that he could depart
In total Ziyech has made 83 appearances for Chelsea, during which he has scored 14 goals and provided ten assists.
Juventus centre-back De Ligt is one of Chelsea’s key targets in this transfer window, with Tuchel eager to bring in reinforcements in that area.
Chelsea have lost Antonio Rudiger and Andreas Christensen, who both left following the expiry of their contracts.
The Blues have yet to make a major signing this summer, but new owner Todd Boehly is eager for new players to be brought in.
Pulisic has been discussed as a potential makeweight in a deal for Juventus’ Matthijs de Ligt