Ahead of the new Premier League season opener, Chelsea Football club look set to seal the deal with Rennes goalie, Edouard Mendy, NG Times can authoritatively report.
Chelsea feel now confident to sign Edouard Mendy from Rennes. A new bid was yesterday submitted on last hours.
The Chelsea board are pushing to complete deal on next hours. The player’s personal terms already agreed. Mendy has asked again to leave and join Chelsea. 🤝
Final decision is now up to Rennes president. Mendy wants to join Chelsea and the club are trying to make it happen.
Meanwhile, Chelsea gaffer, Frank Lampard decided to keep silence about this deal to respect Rennes.
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Rennes have accepted last bid and Edouard Mendy will fly to London soon. He’ll be the new Chelsea goalkeeper.
In another development, Chelsea are likely to go for another signing after securing this new goalkeeper.
According to report, Chelsea will consider a move for Declan Rice. 🚨 The next couple of hours will determine the true veracity of this information.