Chelsea table Romelu Lukaku transfer offers as Juventus plot Bakayoko swoop

Here is your Chelsea morning digest on Tuesday, August 3.

Chelsea lodge Romelu Lukaku bids

Chelsea are apparently not willing to admit defeat in their pursuit of Inter Milan striker Romelu Lukaku.

According to The Athletic, the Blues have already lodged two offers for the Belgian forward as they aim to bolster their forward line.

Despite that, and the fact that the ex-Manchester United man has said that he is happy in Serie A, Chelsea have not been deterred.

Read the full story here.

Juventus eye Tiemoue Bakayoko

Staying in Serie A now and Chelsea could well be handed the perfect opportunity to offload Tiemoue Bakayoko this summer.

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According to reports coming out of Italy, the French midfielder is being eyed by Max Allegri’s Juventus.

Sassuolo midfielder Manuel Locatelli remains their priority target but if they cannot do a deal for the reported Arsenal target, they will turn their attentions to the Chelsea man.

Bakayoko has had spells in Italy already with AC Milan and Napoli and has just one year remaining on his current deal at Stamford Bridge.

Find out more here.

Livramento says goodbye

One man who does look set to leave Chelsea this summer is young defender Tino Livramento.

It has been reported that the 18-year-old is close to a switch to Southampton and whilst the deal has not been confirmed by either the Saints or the Blues, Livramento has already said his goodbyes with an emotional statement published on Instagram.

Read what he had to say here.

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