SPORT

EPL: Lukaku recommends two players for Tuchel to sign into Chelsea

Pinterest LinkedIn Tumblr


X5PKD36lNnM

Romelu Lukaku, Chelsea striker, has suggested  his former Inter Milan teammates Alessandro Bastoni and Milan Skriniar to the club’s hierarchy, according to Sport Mediaset.

Thomas Tuchel tried to add a new centre-back this summer but the Blues failed to agree on a deal with Sevilla for Jules Kounde.

RELATED:  I Have 15 Years Left As A Football Manager – Mourinho

Chelsea believed they had a verbal agreement with Sevilla over the fee, but the LaLiga side increased that figure by €15million.

Tuchel remains keen to add a new centre-back and could now be looking at Bastoni and Skriniar.

RELATED:  Arsene Wenger Buoyed By Arsenal’s Fighting Spirit

His decision comes following a recommendation from Lukaku, who played with them both at Inter.

A deal for Bastoni would also be tricky, as the Italian international only signed a three-year contract extension in May.

RELATED:  Barcelona: Lionel Messi Using A Special Device To Heal InjuryFaster

Skriniar, meanwhile, will have just a year remaining on his current contract at the end of the season, which would reduce his asking price.




Write A Comment