Malang Sarr Agrees 4-Year Contract With Chelsea

Téléfoot Chaine report that 21-year-old French central defender Malang Sarr has agreed a four-year contract with Chelsea.

The former OGC Nice player has been a free agent since leaving Les Aiglons in June.

He must now give his final ok and the deal will be completed subject to a medical

Chelsea are closing in on the signing of defender Malang Sarr after the Frenchman agreed a four-year deal with the Blues.

The 21-year-old has been a free agent since rejecting an extension at Ligue 1 club Nice and he’s been targeted by a host of clubs across Europe, including several in France and Spain.

However, it appears that Chelsea have won the race for his signature with Telefoot reporting via Get French Football that the defender has agreed personal terms with the Blues over a four-year deal at Stamford Bridge.

Sarr’s move is subject to a medical but he’s expected to give his final approval to the deal before travelling to London to undergo the formalities of his move.

Frank Lampard is desperate to strengthen his defence and the club hope to conclude a deal for Paris Saint-Germain captain Thiago Silva in the coming days

Frank Lampard is desperate to strengthen his defence and the club hope to conclude a deal for Paris Saint-Germain captain Thiago Silva in the coming days.

The former AC Milan star confirmed his departure after Sunday’s Champions League final defeat to Bayern Munich and Chelsea are believed to have offered the Brazilian a one-year deal, which will include the option of a further 12 months.

Chelsea have already signed Hakim Ziyech and Timo Werner this summer but they hope to get several more faces through the door in the coming weeks.

Leicester City ace Ben Chiwell is a leading target and Chelsea hope to sign him for around £50m, while the Blues believe they are closing in on a £80m move for Bayer Leverkusen star Kai Havertz

 

Blues boss Frank Lampard is determined to improve his defensive options this summer after the club conceded 79 goals in all competitions last season, and Sarr cound be one of multiple new recruits to arrive at Stamford Bridge.

Thiago Silva is expected to join Chelsea on a one-year deal in a surprise move from Champions League finalists Paris Saint-Germain.

Silva’s contract expired following Sunday night’s gut-wrenching defeat by Bayern Munich, meaning the Brazilian is available on a free transfer.

Paris Saint-Germain captain Thiago Silva is also expected to join Chelsea on a free transfer

The veteran will turn 36 next month, but Lampard believes a player of Silva’s experience will significantly improve the backline

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