Chelsea have submitted official bid for Jules Kounde

Jules Kounde

Chelsea have officially shown their interest in signing French defender Jules Kounde after submitting an official bid of  £55 to Sevilla hoping that the Spanish club will accept to sell the 23 year old.

The blues have been following each and every step of the promising defender since January and now are waiting for the green light from Sevilla to discuss personal terms with Kounde.

Jules Kounde is not training with his team mates as the speculations going on and he want the club to make clear on his future

Spanish Giants Barcelona also are pushing hard to land the French man this summer after unveiling Robert Lewandowsk, Xavi is now keen to sign another defender to strengthen his side for the coming campaign

Tomas Tuchel has made it clear that he wants to strengthen his defence this summer following the departure of Antonio Rudiger and Andreas Christensen who joined Real Madrid and Barcelona respectively on a free transfer.

Chelsea have already signed senegalies defender Kalidouh Koulibaly from Napoli and Raheem Sterling from Manchester City this summer.