New Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is preparing his summer clear-out, as he hoped to mould the Blues squad to his needs. The Italian has deemed one full-back excess to his needs, while the club are now seeking a move for another.
Chelsea FC are close to secure the signature of Augsburg left back Baba Rahman for a fee of A?17.5m as per reports in the Guardian.
Arsenal FC and Manchester City have joined Chelsea FC in the race for AFC Augsburg’s Ghanaian left back Abdul Baba Rahman as per reports in the Guardian. The 20-year-old is coming of the back of an impressive campaign with Bundesliga side Augsburg with whom he was one of the key players, as they finished fifth in the league table and qualified for European competition for the first time. It was reported last week that Chelsea FC were looking to sign Rahman with the London club making a 15 million Euro move for the Ghanaian international. Chelsea are in the market for a new left back with the future of Felipe Luis coming under increased speculation. The 29-year-old Brazilian has failed to grab a regular place in the starting line-up since his arrival from Atletico Madrid. Jose Mourinho has preferred Cesar Azpilicueta over Luis in the left side of the defense with Branislav Ivanovic starting as the right back. The Guardian […]