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Chelsea Join Race For Super Eagles Star

Chelsea Join Race For Super Eagles Star

Chelsea are interested in signing Atalanta and Super Eagles winger Ademola Lookman and are prepared to offer close to €60m according to reports.

The London club have already been busy in the transfer market and have signed Tosin Adarabioyo from Fulham.

They have also agreed deals to sign Aston Villa’s Omari Kellyman and Barcelona’s Marc Guiu.

Ademola Lookman

It’s been reported that Chelsea are looking to sign two attacking players this summer and they have been linked with a whole host of names from across Europe.

The Blues are in the market for a wide player having been heavily interested in Michael Olise, before pulling out of a deal because they believed the finances were beyond their reach.

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Leeds United’s Crysencio Summerville has been reported as a possible target with Leeds faced with the prospect of having to sell one or two of their star players having missed out on promotion to the Premier League.

However, Italian outlet Calciomercato have reported that Chelsea are interested in Lookman, and they are prepared to offer close to €60m for him.

The report also adds that fellow Premier League clubs Liverpool and Manchester United are also interested in the 26-year-old.

Lookman had a brilliant season for Atalanta and scored a hat-trick in the Europa League final against Bayer Leverkusen.

He scored 17 goals and provided ten assists in 45 appearances in all competitions last season.

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