Chelsea strategy transfer move for Porto star Jesus Corona as back-up plan if they fail to sign Jadon Sancho
CHELSEA have actually targetted Porto ace Jesus Corona as back-up if they lose out on Jadon Sancho.
The 27-year-old has scored two objectives and bagged 17 assists in 34 video games for Porto this season.
He has actually been capped 42 times by Mexico, scoring 7 objectives.
Corona began his career in his homeland with Monterrey before joining Dutch side FC Twente in 2013.
After two season with them, Porto handled to snap him up for less than ₤ 10million.
Another, more pricey choice for Chelsea this summertime is Barcelona star Philippe Coutinho.
He is likely to be offered for transfer by the Spanish giants as they aim to recover some cash to offset losses triggered by the coronavirus pandemic.
But former Blues ace Frank Leboeuf believes Lampard ought to snub Coutinho and choose Kai Havertz instead.
Bayer Leverkusen feeling Havertz, 20, has actually taken the Bundesliga by storm and included another double at the weekend in the 3-1 win over Borussia Monchengladbach.
The Frenchman informed ESPN FC: “I like his maturity on the field, he looks like somebody who is 30 and knows exactly what he has to do and when he needs to do it.
” The goal he scored was really creative, between the goalkeeper’s legs.
” He’s the master orchestrator of that team and I talked about him last week and I stated that’s a gamer that I would employ for sure.
” When we were talking about Chelsea and Coutinho, when you see that player [Havertz], he must be in the Premier League soon. He must be due to the fact that he’s a very, very skilled gamer.”