According to transfer expert Fabrizio Romano, the Blues have agreed personal terms with Sevilla defender Jules Kounde.
Chelsea have agreed a contract with the Frenchman that runs until 2026 and are in advanced talks with Sevilla regarding a transfer fee.
Kurt Zouma could be involved in a player-plus-cash deal, with a transfer reportedly on the cards within “hours or days.”
Romano wrote: “Jules Koundé deal : Chelsea are in advanced talks with Sevilla and Kurt Zouma could be included in the negotiation. Possible swap deal to go through in the next hours/days with Zouma + money for Koundé to Chelsea.
“Personal terms agreed for Koundé until 2026.”