Chelsea set to challenge Real Madrid for Chicago Fire goalkeeper Gabriel Slonina with the Blues set to make an £8m bid for the 18-year-old
- Chelsea are preparing to make an offer of £8million for Gabriel Slonina
- Real Madrid have already had a bid rejected for the Chicago Fire goalkeeper
- Chelsea target Presnel Kimpembe wants clarity regarding his PSG future
Chelsea hope an £8million offer can land the 18-year-old who last month turned down a senior call up to Poland’s national side to pledge his allegiance to USA. Fire would like the 18-year-old to remain with them on loan initially as part of the deal.
Slonina has already made over 20 MLS appearances and looks set for a bright future.
Chelsea are set to make a bid of £8million for Chicago Fire goalkeeper Gabriel Slonina
When he made his debut in a goalless draw against New York City in August 2021 he became the youngest goalkeeper to keep a clean sheet in MLS history.
Chelsea target Presnel Kimpembe wants talks over his future at Paris St Germain after the French club bid for Inter defender Milan Skriniar.
Chelsea target Presnel Kimpembe wants talks regarding his future at Paris Saint-Germain
Kimpembe has two years remaining on his contract at PSG.
With Antonio Rudiger joining Real Madrid and Andreas Christensen also set to depart, Chelsea could look to bring in a new centre-back.
Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel is determined to add to his squad following Todd Boehly’s takeover of the club.
Ousmane Dembele, who has been linked with a switch to Stamford Bridge, is set to leave Barcelona.
The winger is poised to be available on a free transfer from the start of July.