As per the very reliable Barcelona source Gerard Romero, Chelsea are ready to push hard for Frenkie de Jong.
He reports that the Blues are ready to pay ‘whatever it takes’ to land the Barcelona midfielder.
De Jong reportedly knows that his departure from Barcelona ‘is imminent’ and that ‘it’s very close to Chelsea’.
Barca need to sell De Jong in order to register new signings. While he has maintained that he wants to stay with Barce, Chelsea appeal to him as he thinks of them as a ‘big club’.
Barca reportedly want over €80m for De Jong.