Report: AS Monaco hand Aurelien Tchouameni €70m price tag amid Chelsea links
AS Monaco midfielder and Chelsea target Aurelien Tchouameni has been handed a price tag of no less than €70million if a team wants to buy the youngster over the summer months, according to reports. information.
The Frenchman has been linked with a number of clubs throughout the season, including Chelsea, Manchester United and Real Madrid.
With the end of the season fast approaching and his departure potentially imminent, Monaco have made a point of attaching great importance to the young prodigy.
According to fabrice romanoAS Monaco have valued their 22-year-old star at no less than €70million, with Chelsea having been keeping tabs on the midfielder for over a year now.
The Blues midfielder is currently aging with Jorginho and N’Golo Kante both in their 30s.
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As such, the west London side are looking to rejuvenate the central areas of the pitch, having kept a close eye on Tchouameni and Declan Rice.
With Chelsea’s takeover debacle set to be finalized after the club agreed terms with Todd Boehly to assume ownership, it looks like the Blues could bring in a big signing in the coming months. of summer.
Tchouameni, who is valued nearly 100 million pounds less than Rice, might be the more sensible option.
The defensive midfielder has made 33 league appearances for his side this season, registering a total of 48 appearances in all competitions for Monaco.
His consistent ability to play 90 minutes may bode well for a Chelsea side that have struggled with injuries this year.