(CTN News) – Chelsea will continue to spend heavily by beating Liverpool to Southampton’s Roméo Lavia. Jurgen Klopp is bracing himself for further disappointment in his search forfollowing Liverpool’s disappointment in missing out on Moises Caicedo.
Southampton accepted Liverpool’s offer for Lavia on Sunday night, but Liverpoolhim to join them. Chelsea is confident that be concluded in the near future.
Despite notan agreement with Southampton, they are expected to pay £50m plus acquire the Belgian player.
Since Todd Boehly and Clearlake Capital acquired Chelsea last summer, Chelseaspent around £900 million. It will be difficult for them to comply fair play rules if they spend large sums on transfers.
It has been reported that 13 players have left this summer –Kepa Arrizabalaga, who joined Real Madrid on loan – and there may departures before the transfer window closes.
Jurgen Klopp criticized Chelsea’s spending on Sunday,their managers usually achieve the results they desire. Liverpool £111 million for Caicedo, but Chelsea’s offer of £100 million plus £15 million in add-ons prevailed.
Who could make his Chelsea debut on Sunday against West Ham.
players. Mason Mount, Mateo Kovacic, N’Golo Kante, Jorginho and Ruben Loftus-Cheek have left Chelsea this year.
On Sunday, they started with a midfield composed of Enzo Fernandez, Conor Gallagher, and Carney Chukwuemeka. It is possible to raise funds by selling Gallagher once Lavia
In January, Chelsea signed Fernandez for £106.8 million, making him the most expensive playerfootball.
As a result ofLiverpool as well as the arrival of Caicedo, Pochettino now has a portfolio of midfield talent worth more than £200 million.
who demanded at least £100m for the 21-year-old. The club has negotiated a sell-on clause with the Ecuadorian midfielder, who joined Brighton in February 2021 from Independiente del Valle for £4.5 million.
His move to Stamford Bridge collapsed as Chelsea stepped up negotiations with Caicedo and Lavia. Liverpool
the midfielder will be their eighth summer signing.