The Blues are close to making another transfer.
Chelsea have found a replacement for Kepe in France, Rennes Goalkeeper Edouard Mendy has entered the sphere of Chelsea’s interests, according to insider Fabrizio Romano. According to the source, the clubs are at the stage of advanced negotiations on the player. It is possible that the Blues will sign the 28-year-old Senegalese in a few days.
Mendy will probably be replacing the Kep Arrizabalaga. The goalkeeper is not satisfied with the coach of “Chelsea” Frank Lampard. However, the Spaniard does not plan to leave the London club.
Officially. Hames moved to Everton
The Colombian will continue his career in the Premier League.
Everton have announced the transfer of real Madrid midfielder Hames Rodriguez on their official club website. The parties signed a 2-year contract with the possibility of extending it for another 1 season. According to the Tranfermarkt portal, the toffees paid 22 million euros for the player.
Hames became Everton’s second new player in the last few days. Earlier, ex-Napoli player Allan joined the club from Liverpool.
Mbappe contracted a coronavirus
The Frenchman will be out of the game for a while.
PSG and France forward Kylian Mbappe has tested positive for a coronavirus, according to Goal. According to the newspaper, the player has already left the location of the national team. The striker will not help the “tricolor” in the match of the 2nd round of the League of Nations against Croatia, which will take place on September 8.
The loss of Kilian could be serious for the French national Team. It was Mbappe who scored the only goal in the match against Sweden, which brought victory to the reigning world Champions.
Mbappe is likely to miss PSG’s first Ligue 1 match on September 10. In 3 days after this meeting, Parisians will play against Marseille. The forward may miss this match as well.
Earlier, Mbappe called on PSG to strengthen the squad for the new season.