According to information from Fabrizio Romano, Chelsea would follow Achraf Hakimi closely, but PSG keep control in this matter.
Will sign, not sign? For several days, rumors have multiplied concerning the possible arrival of Achraf Hakimi at Paris Saint-Germain. In financial red, Inter Milan needs money, and his right side is one of the candidates at the start.
Chelsea claims 80 M €!
Negotiations drag on between the two clubs on the level of transfer compensation. According to the generally very well-informed Fabrizio Romano, a journalist who collaborates in particular with The Guardian, Paris only offers a maximum of € 60 million, when Inter claims at least € 80 million.
A priori, Leonardo will have to increase his offer. Especially since the Moroccan has no shortage of suitors. So there is Paris, Bayern Munich, but also Chelsea, where Thomas Tuchel would like to use Hakimi as a right piston in a five-a-side defense, according to The Athletic.
Azpi on the bench?
In this position, the German technician therefore intends to withdraw Reece James to make him pass right axis, which would relegate the aging but still excellent Cesar Azpilicueta on the bench. In addition to Hakimi, Chelsea would also think of the rock of Wolverhampton, Adama Traore.
According to Fabrizio Romano, PSG still retains the advantage in this case despite the interest of Chelsea, and would even have an agreement with the player, who will of course be titular in the French capital. Case to be followed carefully …