Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson is “undoubtedly value” £50m and would make Chelsea a greater aspect, says BBC Sport pundit Dion Dublin.
Wilson, 26, has scored 9 league objectives this season and has been linked with a transfer to Stamford Bridge.
Requested if Wilson is sweet sufficient to play for Chelsea, Dublin informed BBC Radio 5 dwell: “Sure, he’s.”
In the meantime, Blues striker Alvaro Morata “desires to depart the membership” and has “mentioned sure” to Sevilla, says Guillem Balague.
Striker Morata, 26, has struggled beneath new boss Maurizio Sarri this season, scoring simply 5 instances within the Premier League, and has been linked with a transfer to Sevilla and Atletico Madrid.
Spanish soccer skilled Balague mentioned on BBC Radio 5 dwell: “Morata desires to depart Chelsea, it has not been the proper membership for him.
“The fashion doesn’t go well with him and he’ll return. He has mentioned sure to Sevilla however 24 hours later Atletico Madrid mentioned they’re as effectively. Nothing has been signed.
“Chelsea will let him go on mortgage as a result of that’s the solely state of affairs by which each Sevilla and Atletico can have him, they usually must pay at the least half of his 9m euro (£8.12m) wages till the top of the season.”
‘Morata not robust sufficient’
Although Sarri has Morata, who joined for £60m from Actual Madrid in 2017, and France worldwide striker Olivier Giroud at his disposal, the Italian has usually deployed ahead Eden Hazard in a extra superior position.
The membership are actually reportedly taking a look at signing Wilson, who earned his England debut final 12 months and scored in opposition to america.
Dublin mentioned: “Wilson has all of the attributes to make them a greater aspect going ahead, he’s a extra out-and-out ahead than what they’ve at current.
“Morata appears to have a delicate underbelly, he likes a tap-in however does not likely prefer to undergo the ache barrier to attain objectives.
“I do like Giroud, he’s an excellent centre-forward. He doesn’t get the quantity that individuals count on however as a centre-forward, and as a workforce participant, I’ve a variety of admiration for him.”
Chelsea are at the moment fourth within the league, 10 factors behind leaders Liverpool. They’re additionally nonetheless in three cup competitions – the Carabao Cup, the FA Cup and the Europa League.