CHELSEA target Presnel Kimpembe has requested Paris Saint-Germain to allow him explore his options, based on reports.
However the Blues would face competition from Juventus for that defender.
Based on the Sunday Occasions, Kimpembe made the special request towards the Ligue 1 champions as well as held talks with Chelsea.
He’s been with PSG since 2005, coming with the youth academy, but seems keen to find out if his future could lie from the Parc plusieurs Princes.
The club could be happy to keep Kimpembe – but would also welcome offers close to £60million.
The left-footed center-half, 26, has tallied up 221 first-team appearances and 13 trophies in addition to a Champions League runner-up medal.
Also, he won the planet Cup with France in 2018, making them a higher-quality central defender with bags of trophy-winning experience.
That’s the reason Chelsea have constantly been associated with him through the summer time transfer window.
Thomas Tuchel continues to be around the search for an additional center-back after losing Antonio Rudiger and Andreas Christensen on frees.
He introduced in Kalidou Koulibaly from Napoli however the £55m deal for Sevilla’s Jules Kounde might be set to break down after Barcelona designed a last-ditch swoop.
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Eder Militao signed a brand new contract at Real Madrid having a whopping £425m release clause, departing Kimpembe among the couple of targets remaining.
However, the Blues face competition from Juventus for that Frenchman.
It’s understood an italian man , side are also in talks with him more than a possible transfer.