Breaking Premier League Chelsea set to make Rice move in coming weeks as final act of summer spending Premier league news
Premierleague-News.com - CHELSEA are plotting to make a transfer swoop for Declan Rice to finalise their summer spending spree. The Blues have already splashed £230million in the current window to bring in the likes of Tim…
PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! CHELSEA are plotting to make a transfer swoop for Declan Rice to finalise their summer spending spree. The Blues have already splashed £230million in the current window to bring in the likes of Timo Werner, Hakim Ziyech, Ben Chilwell and Kai Havertz. 4Chelsea may make a final swoop for Declan Rice before the summer transfer window closesCredit: Andy Hooper-The Daily Mail They are also hoping to stump up another £20m for Rennes goalkeeper Edouard Mendy. But according to reporter Simon Phillips, the Blues are eyeing one more major deal before the window closes on October 5. He wrote: "Mendy will be confirmed soon. Then Chelsea will make an offer for Declan Rice. Strap in for a busy last couple of weeks with outgoings as well!" CHELSEA NEWS LIVE: Click here for the latest Blues news That gives Frank Lampard just two-and-a-half weeks to get Rice through the door at Stamford Bridge.
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West Ham rate him at £80m and will do everything in their power to keep their academy graduate, who was released by Chelsea aged 14.
Chelsea, however, are determined to push the fee well down from the Hammers' asking price.
Leicester had wanted £70m for Chilwell before settling for £50m and the Blues hope they can get a similar discount on his England team-mate.
4Rice is best friends with Chelsea midfielder Mason Mount and the pair could be reunited in midfield soonCredit: Arfa Griffiths - The Sun
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Chelsea fans were left convinced Rice would join them after the West Ham star was pictured with "Agent Drogba".
The Hammers ace was enjoying a well-deserved holiday with best mate - and Blues star - Mason Mount in Mykonos, Greece when he bumped into the Ivorian icon.
Rice started the new Premier League season with West Ham last weekend but came under fire for his performance in the 2-0 home defeat to Newcastle.
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