Here is Sunday’s news and gossip concerning Chelsea:
Bayern Munich also made an offer for the 23-year-old, but had no more luck than the Premier League champions.
Chelsea have had no more success in their pursuit of Augsburg defender Baba Rahman, after the Daily Express reported that the Bundesliga side turned down their £25m bid.
The left-back has already agreed personal terms ahead of a Stamford Bridge switch.
Everton have told Chelsea that they will need to pay £34m if they wish to sign England international John Stones, according to the Metro.
The Toffees have already turned two bids from Jose Mourinho’s side.
Reported Blues target Lucas Silva could be on the move this summer, after the Daily Star reported that he was free to leave Real Madrid.
The Brazilian only joined Los Blancos in January, but Rafa Benitez has not been impressed with the midfielder.
Finally, Jose Mourinho has criticised his medical staff, after they ran onto the pitch to treat Eden Hazard during yesterday’s draw with Swansea, BBC Sport report.
The treatment meant that the Belgian had to leave the pitch, leaving the club down to nine men temporarily following Thibaut Courtois’ sending off, and Mourinho blasted his medical staff’s actions.
“I was unhappy with my medical staff. They were impulsive and naive,” he claimed.