First up, Chelsea’s reported deal to sign Vasco da Gama starlet Andrey Santos could reportedly end up costing as much as €20m with add-ons, as per Fabrizio Romano.
Chelsea will pay an upfront fee of around €12.5m for the Brazilian teenager, rising to €20m with potential future add-ons. The Brazilian midfielder, 18, has played 37 senior games for Vasco da Gama, chipping in with eight goals.
Next, according to Daily Mail, Chelsea are among a host of Premier League clubs that are on high alert as Jordan Pickford’s future at Everton is up in the air.
Pickford, who has 18 months to run on his current deal, is happy to commit his long-term future to the Toffees, but the Merseysiders are yet to finalise his new five-year contract.
This has led to Premier League elites circling around him.
Finally, Newcastle United are reportedly mulling a winter swoop for Chelsea midfielder Jorginho, who has yet to commit his future to the west London club. That’s according to the Daily Mail, who claims the 31-year-old is a ‘prime target’ for Magpies’ boss Eddie Howe ahead of the January transfer window