Champions league winner chelsea and sevilla opens Kounde talks , as the blues are looking toward completing their first deal of the summer .
The young defender recently featured in France’s Euro 2020 team and is considered one of the continent’s brightest young defenders.
Champions league winners are in talks with Sevilla over the potential signing of defender Jules Kounde and are willing to include fellow national teammates Kurt Zouma in the deal.
CHELSEA AND SEVILLA OPENS KOUNDE TALKS
Jules Kounde started 33 league matches for Sevilla last season, earning a place in France’s Euro 2020 squad following a fine performance in LaLiga.
With champions league football guaranteed ,Kounde is willing to join the Blues, but Sevilla would only sell for the right price having already raised funds from the sale of Bryan Gil to Tottenham.
Jules Kounde joined sevilla in 2019 and immediately broke into Sevilla’s first-team set-up.
Hold in high esteem and considered a modern defender , skilled enough with the ball to play both centrally and out wide, and able to quick prowse to start counter-attacks by carrying forward or delivering pinpoint passes.
Kounde primarily played in the middle in La Liga, however he was utilised as a right-back in his lone Euro 2020 start for France.
The french International has been linked with many Premier League’s top clubs this summer as competition to catch Manchester City at the top of the table has intensified.