Chelsea are closing on £40m French defender!

May 4, 2015


According to the Mirror, Chelsea are willing to sign Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane for the next season.

The 21-years old Frenchman has been linked with a move to the various clubs recently. Manchester United are also keen to sign him. Varane has recently extended the deal with the King’s Club until 2020.

However, Chelsea are still keen to sign him for the next season. Jose Mourinho is desperate to add a quality centre-back to the squad for the next season. Chelsea are reportedly willing to pay around £40m to sign the former Lens star.

Meanwhile, Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur are set to agree £18m deal.

Source: Mirror

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