Chelsea are close to signing Wesley Fofana from Premier League rivals Leicester City in the summer transfer window, according to MediaFootMarseille. The report in the French news outlet has claimed that Chelsea and Leicester are discussing the final details of the deal.
Former Premier League champions Chelsea will pay close to €100 million in total that Leicester want for Fofana to complete the deal. The 21-year-old has been on the books of Leicester since 2020 and has established himself as one of the better centre-backs in the Premier League.
Chelsea are one of the biggest clubs in the world who will aim to the Premier League and the UEFA Champions League this season. Leaving Leicester for the Foxes would be a step-up for the defender.
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