Here is Tuesday’s news and gossip concerning Chelsea:
John Stones wants to join Chelsea this summer, after the Premier League champions had a £20m bid turned down by the Toffees, the Independent report.
The 21-year-old believes he will further his career at Stamford Bridge.
The former agent of Zenit St Petersburg midfielder Axel Witsel has revealed that the player is in talks over a move to join Jose Mourinho’s side, the Metro report.
The Metro suggest that should the Blues put in a bid worth £22.9m, the player will be Chelsea’s.
Baba Rahman is being touted as a potential replacement for Filipe Luis, as the 29-year-old prepares to head back to former club Atletico Madrid, the Daily Express report.
Juventus and Roma are also keen on the Augsburg full-back, but Chelsea are reportedly leading the charge.
Patrick Bamford has joined Crystal Palace on a season-long loan, the Daily Star report.
The young striker enjoyed a fantastic year with Middlesbrough last season, and has now made the step up to Premier League level.
Finally, Wallace looks set to be leaving the club also, with the Daily Express reporting that he has agreed a season-long loan with Serie A side Carpi.
Chelsea News and Goals
Chelsea ready to make bid for exciting young defender as full-back heads for exit
Chelsea considering £34m bid for John Stones who is reportedly interested in Stamford Bridge switch
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