We’re in to the meat of the transfer window now, and bigger and bigger deals are getting done all the time.
Chelsea need defenders, and don’t seem to be making much progress in finding them. One of their targets is reported to be Matthijs de Ligt, who has a release clause of €120m.
On Sky, Kaveh Solhekol reported that he is a target for Chelsea – but that there’s “no way” the Blues would pay that much for him.
Thank goodness for that. We’ve had enough problems with big money signing in recent years.
You can see his frank breakdown of the situation in the clip embedded here:
Chelsea are interested in signing central defender Matthijs de Ligt who has a release clause of around €120m. There is no way the Premier League side will pay that amount for him.💰
— Football Daily (@footballdaily) June 23, 2022