tiptrot.com
tiptrot.com May 22, 2018


Chelsea Agree Potential Move For Former City Striker

23 January 2018, 01:35 | Susie Olson

Wise was known for his tough-tackling

Wise was known for his tough-tackling

Chelsea are closing in on the signings of Edin Dzeko and Emerson Palmieri from AS Roma, according to reports.

Dzeko could be a slightly more hard move, the striker featuring in every game for Roma this season, but Chelsea remain confident of getting their man.

In the last couple of weeks, the Chelsea boss has been linked with moves for a number of different frontmen, all of which fitting the "target man" description.

From the Giallorossi's perspective, they want the deal to go through as they will receive €30 million up front plus an easily-attainable €5 million more in bonuses.

The reigning Premier League champions have been linked with a host of strikers this month, but it appears former Manchester City forward Dzeko has emerged as their top target.

The 31-year-old Bosnia-Herzegovina global has scored 61 times in 117 appearances for Roma since joining on an initial loan from City in 2015.


Chelsea are interested in signing Arturo Vidal from Bayern Munich this summer, report Bild .

The deal to sign Edin Dzeko is a bit more complicated though as it would take some convincing from the board to guarantee the playing time which would satisfy the Bosnian. He has led the line with authority at the Stadio Olimpico, thriving with his back to goal and showcasing a tremendous ability to bring others into the game.

Provided he can get over that problem, the defender would be a sensible addition.

Meanwhile, Palmeri is wanted as an alternative option to Marcos Alonso on Conte's left flank, and Chelsea are looking to complete a deal with Roma for both players for around £44 million.

Conte's side aim at signing the Roma forward as a back up for Alvaro Marata.



Other News

loading...
loading...

Trending Now

Why do politicians and judges get paid during a government shutdown?
Some agencies, like the federal courts and Department of State , can function for several weeks on their remaining funds. Polls at the time showed that Americans thought Republicans were more to blame for the crisis than Democrats.

Iran Prepared to Deal with Possible US Withdrawal from JCPOA: MP
Moving forward, the President outlined two paths forward on Iran: either fix the flaws set out above or withdraw from the deal. They are also the first concrete worldwide response to the Iranian government's treatment of protesters.

White House says it supports short-term government funding bill
Flake visited Cuba late past year and argued he saw no evidence US diplomats in Havana were attacked by the communist Castro government.

Ronaldo looking for Manchester United payday
Cristiano Ronaldo "feels cheated" by Real Madrid and wants to rejoin Manchester United , according to reports in Spain . Both the "AS" and " Marca " reported that Ronaldo has 'already told his teammates he wants to return to Old Trafford.

Teen rape-murder case: Body of suspected abductor found
On a related note, the 15-year-old girl was brutally assaulted, her private parts mutilated and some of the vital organs ruptured. On Sunday evening, a 22-year-old was allegedly dragged into an SUV and gang-raped for hours in Faridabad.

Gunmen kill mother, daughter anti-polio team in Pakistan
Earlier on Thursday, two FC men were killed and another was injured in an ambush by militants in Double Road area of Quetta . Some unknown gunmen, coming on motorbikes, opened fire at the policemen and fled the scene, Samaa News said.

Texas high school shooting leaves 1 student wounded
The unidentified 16-year-old left campus shortly after he shot the victim, and was arrested without incident. Police were seen responding the the active shooting, where the suspected gunman was taken into custody. .

The Pentagon Has Plans for New Nuclear Weapons
The second is a cruise missile with a nuclear warhead that can be launched at sea. The HuffPost last week was the first to publish a draft of the document.

Cocaine Smugglers Are Using Pineapples to Hide Drugs Now
It is believed that the disguised cocaine shipment travelled from Panama to the port of Lisbon by sea, RTE reported. The Iberian Peninsula is a common entry point for illegal drugs before they're distributed across the continent.

Shape of you singer Ed Sheeran engaged to childhood friend Cherry Seaborn
Ed Sheeran took to Instagram on Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, to announce his engagement to longtime girlfriend Cherry Seaborn . In a new and very exciting announcement, the pop sensation just revealed plans for his own real life Happily Ever After.