Chelsea have moved closer to acquiring Valencia centre-back Aymen Abdennour on a year-long loan deal.
Valencia have already lost German center-back Shkodran Mustafi to Arsenal, but could now lose another central defender to yet another London club.
Liverpool FC have begun talks with AS Monaco for the transfer of 25-year-old center back Aymen Abdennour. The defenderai??i??s agent has also confirmed the English clubai??i??s interest.