Goal summarises the biggest transfer talk involving Chelsea as Antonio Conte looks to build on his title success in his second season in charge
CHELSEA GIVEN SHOT AT AUBAMEYANG
Chelsea have been offered the opportunity to sign Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, according to The Mirror.
The 28-year-old will be available in January following a breakdown in his relationship with the Bundesliga side, and the Blues are among the clubs to have been alerted he’s on the market.
Chelsea are open to signing another striker, as Alvaro Morata has struggled with the demands created by the club’s congested schedule.
COURTOIS DEMANDS GIANT CONTRACT INCREASE
Chelsea goalkeeper Thibault Courtois is demanding a massive salary hike if he is to stay at Chelsea, Belgian outlet HLN reports.
The 25-year-old is being followed by Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid, Juventus and Paris Saint-Germain, and he is ready to open talks with those clubs if he does not get an offer he deems acceptable.
He wants €230,000 per week – taking him in line with the Premier League’s best paid goalkeepers, like Manchester United’s David de Gea.
ATLETICO WANT COURTOIS BACK
Atletico Madrid will move to bring Thibaut Courtois back to the club from Chelsea if Jan Oblak leaves next summer, according to AS.
The Belgian goalkeeper has previously spent three productive years on loan at Atletico, helping them to the Liga title, and is yet to sign an extension to a contract at Stamford Bridge which is due…