Chelsea football club are in the market as the Blues are set to bring in world-class defenders to massively improve the defense which has been a major cause of concern for Frank Lampard since he took over as Chelsea boss. Chelsea are now reportedly set to complete the double defensive signing of Lewis Dunk from Brighton and Ben Chilwell from Leicester City as talks are at an advanced stage.
Chelsea boss Frank Lampard is keen to bring in a Centre-back and the Blues have now turned their attention to Brighton and Hove Albion captain Lewis Dunk as his major transfer target after Chelsea failed to agree a fee with West-Ham for Declan Rice who was initially Chelsea’s first choice. 28-Year Old Lewis Dunk has been regarded as one of the best defenders in the Premier League and he is now poised on a move to Chelsea.
Lewis Dunk has been Brighton faithful and his impressive performances for the Club has made his earn rave reviews from rival coaches and fans. Lewis Dunk has been considered to be one of the Premier League’s finest defenders and his assured performances at the back has drawn the interest of Arsenal, Tottenham and even Manchester City were linked with the England international.
However, Chelsea are now poised to complete a £50million deal to sign the England international defender as they have held several negotiations with the player and his representatives. Brighton have reportedly agreed Chelsea’s £50million offer for Dunk and only the final details of the transfer is remaining to make the deal official.
Lewis Dunk is a very solid defender who plays like Chelsea legend John Terry, he is strong in his tackles, has excellent reading of the game and pace to make recoveries, his passing range will also be a huge plus to Chelsea as none of the Blues current defenders are really comfortable on the ball. Dunk will bring in massive quality to the Blues and help solidify the back-line.
Also, Chelsea have now agreed a £60million Deal with Leicester City to complete the signing of Ben Chilwell and the England international left-back is set for a Medical examination at Chelsea in the next coming days. Ben Chilwell’s transfer to Stamford Bridge seems done as both clubs have reached a fee agreement to allow the highly-rated left back join the Blues.
23-Year-Old Ben Chilwell is Frank Lampard’s first choice for a left back as the Chelsea boss hasn’t been impressed with the performances of Emerson and Alonso in defense. Ben Chilwell will now head to the Blues to bring in world-class quality to help solidify Frank Lampard’s defense next season.
Ben Chilwell has been regarded as one of the best left-backs in Europe as his impressive performances for England national team and Leicester City in recent years has caught the attention of several top clubs. According to reports, Ben Chilwell will sign a 5-Years contract at Chelsea until 2025 once the deal is made official.
The double signing of Lewis Dunk and Ben Chilwell will bring in world-class defensive quality for the Blues as their arrival will help strengthen Chelsea’s leaky defense which has been a major cause of concern as Chelsea conceded so many goals during the course of the season. Defensive reinforcements will surely make the Blues fans happy as this is a step in the right direction for Chelsea.