June 28, 2022

KEY POINTS

  • Jules Kounde has been Tuchel’s prime goal for some time now
  • Sevilla are searching for a deal price $94 million
  • Kounde is ready to bear surgical procedure in coming days

Chelsea’s prime goal, Jules Kounde of Sevilla, reportedly is planning to stroll out on the Stamford Bridge facet forward of the 2022-23 season. 

Kounde may prioritize a transfer to FC Barcelona as a substitute within the ongoing 2022, whereas Sevilla are set to demand a switch price of round $94 million, in accordance with Spanish outlet Mundo Deportivo. 

Regardless of attempting a lot, Chelsea did not land Kounde, who has been one in all boss Thomas Tuchel’s prime targets, final summer time. Having misplaced each Antonio Rudiger and Andreas Christensen on free transfers, Chelsea have been determined to signal Kounde this summer time. 

Nevertheless, their plans may take successful as Barcelona are in superior talks with Sevilla over Kounde’s transfer to Camp Nou within the ongoing summer time window, in accordance with Catalunya Radio. The report added that Barcelona are planning to incorporate a participant to show it right into a player-plus-cash deal. 

Already in an enormous monetary disaster, the Camp Nou facet is able to pay round $62 million and supply Sevilla their full-back Sergino Dest. The La Liga facet additionally wished to make use of Dest in a deal to land Robert Lewandowksi from Bayern Munich. Trincao and Clement Lenglet are additionally being thought-about.

Kounde will most definitely line up alongside Christensen, with the Denmark nationwide having agreed on a pre-contract with Barcelona. Nevertheless, the deal is but to be introduced because the Catalans nonetheless want to determine their funds.

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Sergio Oliveira of Portugal battles for possession with Jules Kounde of France Picture: Getty Photographs | Alex Livesey – UEFA/UEFA

It was earlier reported that Kounde goes to have surgical procedure within the coming days following a long-term harm challenge. In the course of the Nation League video games, France boss Didier Deschamps revealed Kounde had been scuffling with an harm for a number of months. He stated the participant determined to postpone the surgical procedure till France’s newest Nation League rounds.

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