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Wednesday marked the Champions League holders’ first move – in terms of incomings – in the window as they announced the signing this summer of goalkeeper Marcus Bettinelli who has put pen-to-paper on a two-year contract in west London.
Now focus can shift towards trying to bolster Thomas Tuchel’s first-team squad even further.
High on the list of targets is Borussia Dortmund forward Erling Haaland., whilst central defender Jules Kounde has emerged as a target following talks with La Liga side Sevilla.
In terms of permanent departures, Fikayo Tomori and Olivier Giroud have joined AC Milan, whilst Marc Guehi has sealed a move to London rivals Crystal Palace and more could follow.
We will be keeping an eye out on all of the latest comings and goings throughout the day so ensure you stick with it for our Chelsea news and gossip.
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