Update on Marc Cucurella’s Transfer Rumour to Chelsea
Chelsea Football Club have reached an agreement on personal terms with Brighton’s defender, Marc Cucurella.
The Blues have been busy in the transfer window which was opened on July 1st, 2022 as they look to bring in defenders ahead of the football season. Transfer News expert, Fabrizio Romano confirmed the news on his official Twitter account on August 2nd, 2022.
Chelsea are looking at a replacement for Marcos Alonso who might be heading to Barcelona before the end of the transfer window. Cucurella has been on the radar of Manchester City since Oleksandr Zinchenko left the Etihad club for Arsenal Football Club.
The Blues are set to have a meeting with Brighton and are reportedly set to pay £50 million for the player. Chelsea’s manager, Thomas Tuchel had said in an interview that the team needs to strengthen the defence department of his team.
The Stamford Bridge club lost Antonio Rudiger and Andreas Christensen to Real Madrid and Barcelona respectively.