Chelsea are on the verge of completing a £2.7m move for Nantes defender Papy Djilobodji, according to the Guardian.
And while the 27-year-old would not represent the kind of marquee name that is likely to appease Chelsea supporters, the move represents something of a bargain for the Premier League champions.
Djilobodji was arguably Nantes’ best player last season, and considering the gulf in class between the club he is leaving for the side he is joining, he may well be more content than some of the other targets would have been if they spend a considerable amount of time on the bench.
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