Premier League club, Chelsea FC, have been handed huge boost in the race to sign American youngster Christian Pulisic who have reportedly pulled out of his current contract with Borussia Dortmund.
The midfielder has been dubbed one of the most promising young players in recent times and such performance is hard to find anywhere in the world. Playing for USA, the midfielder is one in a generation kind of player.
It would be a good deed for Chelsea to win the race in signing the player but the Blues will have to challenge Liverpool to his signing.
Reports coming from Germany are suggesting that the midfielder is no longer interested in extending his contract with Dortmund and could face the exit door this summer, which has alerted both Chelsea and Liverpool.
Although, despite still a 19-year-old, the American could cost the two Premier League club around £70m, which is a hefty figure to pay for a youngster considering he’s yet to make his name at the highest level.
In other Chelsea Football News, Chelsea have reportedly emerged as frontrunners to sign Olympique Lyonnais midfielder Nabil Fekir and it’s believed won’t challenge the Blues for the signing of the signature.
Fekir’s move to Liverpool this summer fell through as Lyon played hard-ball at the eleventh hour and Fekir stayed put. He appeared rather keen on moving to the Premier League, which ought to give Chelsea some encouragement if our interest is genuine.
As reported by the Daily Express, the tabloid report that the west London club have emerged favourites to sign the Lyon man. Although, joining Chelsea would only be determined whether Eden Hazard joins Real Madrid this summer or not.