Chelsea ‘offer teenager Levi Colwill in player plus cash transfer for Brighton’s Marc Cucurella to try to meet £50m fee’

CHELSEA are reportedly contemplating making a swoop for Brighton star Marc Cucurella.

And the Blues are keen to incorporate younger defender Levi Colwill in a player-plush-cash deal.

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Chelsea are reportedly ready to supply Levi Colwill as a part of a deal to signal CucurellaGetty

Manchester City have been closely linked with the Spaniard however are claimed to have given up on their chase after Brighton stuck to their guns and demanded £50million.

Now Chelsea have enquired about signing the left-back.

The Blues are claimed to be in discussions with the south coast aspect about together with 19-year-old Colwill as a part of the deal, in response to the Evening Standard.

Colwill has been linked with an exit this summer season and is valued at round £20m after impressing on mortgage at Huddersfield final yr.

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Boss Thomas Tuchel is claimed to have requested Todd Boehly to deal with negotiations with Brighton.

The German has been a fan of Cucurella ever since his spell with Getafe from 2019-2021.

Chelsea are considered eager on strengthening at left-back with Marcos Alonso constantly linked with Barcelona.

The gradual progress in talks between Brighton and Manchester Metropolis has opened the door for Chelsea to make their transfer.


Talks between the Blues and the Seagulls are considered happening right now.

Though Cucurella himself is claimed to have his coronary heart set on a swap to the Etihad.

The 26-year-old has made it clear he desires to depart the Seagulls by handing in a transfer request.

Cucurella sat out Saturday’s 5-1 pleasant win in opposition to Espanyol on the Amex.

However along with his transfer to Metropolis hanging by a thread the Blues have seemingly grabbed their likelihood to swoop.

Chelsea have already signed Raheem Sterling and Kalidou Koulibaly this summer season for a mixed whole of just below £85m.

Though boss Tuchel admitted his side are “not ready” for the brand new season – that means extra signings are obligatory.

Cucurella stays eager to play beneath Pep Guardiola however Metropolis must up their provide in the event that they wish to signal the ex-Barcelona man.

It’s believed Metropolis tabled a bid within the area of £35m for Cucurella.

That was swiftly rejected, and Metropolis at the moment are claimed to be taking a look at various targets.

A kind of reportedly being Borussia Dortmund left-back Raphael Guerreiro.

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