Antonio Conte has praised Michy Batshuayi's qualities, but has also said that the striker needs to be patient
The Blues hunt for a center-back has now led them to the former captain of the Brazil U20 side, who currently plies his trade at Ligue 1 side Olympique Marseille.
Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi has been reportedly tipped to complete a move back to Marseille on a loan deal in the January transfer window
The 22-year-old Belgium striker is set to move Chelsea after spending 2 years at Marseille. He took to Instagram to pen a heartfelt letter of thanks to the club and its supporters. Chelsea beat Crystal Palace, West Ham and Juventus to secure the services of the former Standard Liege striker for a reported £33.2 million deal. After 2 goal laden years at the Stade Velodrome, the Belgian is set to move to to London and be a part of Conte’s Chelsea revolution under the incoming Antonio Conte. In light of his move, the youngster, who linked up with Hazard to score his solitary goal of the European Championship, took to Instagram to post a letter addressing the fans and the staff at Olympique Marseille. Bonjour à tous, Ce devrait être officialisé demain, je vais quitter l’Olympique de Marseille cet été. Avant tout, je tenais particulièrement à remercier tous les supporters de l’OM : durant ces deux années au sein du […]
Belgian starlet Micky Batshuayi is all but confirmed to be a Chelsea FC player. Incoming manager Antonio Conte has been keeping tabs on the attacker, and it is reported that the 22-year-old has already passed his Chelsea medical.
Chelsea FC have secured their first signing of the summer in the form of Belgian striker Michy Batshuayi, according to reports from England.
Four different players found the back of the Hungarian net as a rampant Belgium sealed a spot in the quarterfinals at the expense of an overwhelmed Hungarian side.
Chelsea have made another improved bid for Roma's Radja Nainggolan.
Former Olympique de Marseille winger Mathieu Valbuena endured a tumultuous return to his old club as he was repeatedly targeted by disgruntled home for joining Ligue 1 rivals Olympique Lyonnais at the beginning of the season.
Defending champions Paris Saint-Germain face their stiffest challenge of the early season away to Monaco in Ligue 1 on Sunday while Marseille will seek to continue their revival under new coach Michel at Guingamp on Friday.