August 19, 2022

Chelsea are near sealing a deal to signal Marc Cucurella after hijacking Man Metropolis’s transfer by AGREEING to satisfy Brighton’s £50m asking worth for the versatile Spanish defender… with private phrases a formality

  • Chelsea near beating Manchester Metropolis to signing of defender Marc Cucurella 
  • The Blues have agreed to satisfy Brighton’s £50million valuation in previous 24 hours 
  • Metropolis had been in pole place to signal the left-back however had been hesitant over price ticket
  • Chelsea defender Levi Colwill has been mooted with a transfer to Brighton in deal 

Chelsea are near hijacking Manchester Metropolis’s transfer for Brighton left-back Marc Cucurella after agreeing to satisfy the £50million asking worth.

MailOnline revealed on Monday morning that the Blues had been trying to steal in after Metropolis refused to supply greater than £40m for the Spaniard.

Talks have accelerated over the previous 24 hours and it’s now anticipated that Cucurella will full a change to Stamford Bridge, the place Thomas Tuchel might use him as a left wing-back or on the left of a again three.

Chelsea are near signing Marc Cucurella after agreeing to satisfy Brighton’s £50m valuation

Thomas Tuchel could use the Spaniard as a left wing-back or on the left of a back three

Thomas Tuchel might use the Spaniard as a left wing-back or on the left of a again three

The 24-year-old handed in a switch request final week in a bid to pressure by way of a transfer to Metropolis and there was a sense the Barcelona academy graduate had his coronary heart set on working with Pep Guardiola.

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Nonetheless, Chelsea got encouragement that Cucurella was excited about their membership over the weekend and it’s thought private phrases won’t now be a difficulty. 

His anticipated arrival will possible see Marcos Alonso depart for Barcelona. 

His anticipated arrival will likely see fellow left-back Marcos Alonso leave for Barcelona

His anticipated arrival will possible see fellow left-back Marcos Alonso depart for Barcelona

Chelsea defender Levi Colwill has additionally been mooted as a part of the Cucurella take care of Brighton eager on the 19-year-old.

Cucurella solely joined the Seagulls from Getafe for £15m final summer time however impressed throughout his debut season, prompting the curiosity from Metropolis.

Nonetheless, we perceive there was some annoyance on Brighton’s half on the nature of Metropolis’s method and talks with Chelsea have progressed way more easily.

Chelsea defender Levi Colwill has been mooted as part of the Cucurella deal with the Seagulls

Chelsea defender Levi Colwill has been mooted as a part of the Cucurella take care of the Seagulls