Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko is one of Antonio Conte’s key target this summer and finally there have been breakthrough in the move for the 22-year-old Monaco midfielder.
According to reports, Monaco have accepted Chelsea’s bid for the defensive midfielder.
Tiemoue Bakayoko has enjoyed a breakthrough season with Monaco in the French League and Champions, thereby prompting Chelsea interest.
The bid for the Monaco star is said to be worth £36million, and according to The Times, the final few details will need to be ironed out before the move is finalised in the next few days.
It is believed that the deal will be announced on July 1st when the Nike deal becomes functional, as Chelsea wouldn’t want deals to be announced with Adidas shirts.