Some of the latest transfer speculation involving Chelsea…
Bayern Munich are set to make a £13m bid for Chelsea’s Callum Hudson-Odoi, according to the Daily Mail.
The Mail say other German clubs, including Borussia Dortmund, are interested in the teenage forward and that it is understood Chelsea would include a buy-back clause in any deal to sell him.
Hudson-Odoi is viewed as an outstanding prospect but has made just one Premier League appearance this season, prompting speculation about his future and the reports of interest among other clubs.
Villa scrap Cahill move – Telegraph
Aston Villa have reportedly pulled out of a move to sign Chelsea’s Gary Cahill because of the cost involved.
According to the Daily Telegraph, the Championship club scrapped a plan to re-sign the ex-Villa defender after discovering that even a six-month deal could cost up to £4m given the wages and loan fee involved.
Fabregas speculation continues
There continues to be speculation over the future of Cesc Fabregas, whose Chelsea contract expires at the end of the season.
Fabregas will be free to speak to other clubs from the beginning of January and Spanish newspaper Marca say he will leave Stamford Bridge for a European side.
Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri has said he wants Fabregas to stay.
PSV Eindhoven forward Hirving Lozano is one of Sarri’s top targets, it is claimed.
Liverpool now tipped to sign Pulisic
Liverpool are reportedly set to sign Christian Pulisic, who has long been linked with Chelsea.
The Sun say Liverpool have offered Borussia Dortmund £45m for the American playmaker.
Previous reports claimed Chelsea were closing in on a deal to sign Pulisic, who has been touted for a move to the Premier League during successive transfer windows.