Chelsea and Manchester United are reportedly battling for the signature of Monaco’s 22-year-old midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko.
According to Italian media outlet Tuttomercatoweb, Chelsea have won the race to sign Bakayoko after agreeing a £35 million deal with Monaco. Bakayoko will reportedly sign a five-year contract with Chelsea.
The report claims Monaco initially rejected a £32 million offer from Chelsea for the midfielder.
Bakayoko has scored three goals for Monaco in all competitions this season.
This story by Tuttomercatoweb is just too good to be true. What do you think about the report?