Chelsea are expected to complete a deal for Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Kai Havertz this week.
According to Daily Mail, new Chelsea signing Malang Sarr could be heading straight off to Germany on loan to long-term admirers Bayer Leverkusen in a sweetener to help Chelsea get a deal for Havertz over the line.
Sarr joined Chelsea as a free agent this summer after his contract with Nice expired and signed a five year contract with the Blues.
Sarr is primarily a centre-back but also able to play on the left of a back three and at left-back (he is left-footed and six foot tall).
Sarr had played for his local side Nice since he was five years old and became a regular in their first team at the age of 17. He made a total of 119 appearances for Nice and scored 3 goals.