Chelsea Transfer Rumours: Nathan, Gaitan and Cresswell

The Premier League giant, Chelsea, has been linked with several transfer rumours. The Blues are on the edge of signing Brazilian young sensation, Nathan as per recent news. Reportedly the 19-year-old teenage starlet has been in London to confirm his switch at Stamford Bridge from Atletico Paranaense. They have also shown their interest in bringing the attacking midfielder Nicolas Gaitan and defender Aron Cresswell at Stamford Bridge.

The high-spirited midfielder go through the medical checkup before finalizing the £4.7 million move to the Blues as per Simon Osborn of Metro. Atletico Paranaense’s leading light is considered as ‘’one of the most amazing players in Brazil’’.

According to Osborn, the quest for the rapid growing youngster is actually based on the plan to ‘’buy young, talented players with a good amount of re-sale value’’. The 19-year-old Brazil born midfielder has the ability to dribble the ball in a freakish way along with his proficient characteristic, which has been the main reason for attracting the big guns like Chelsea.

Although the Selecao Brasileira Twitter account is yet to announce the transfer news officially. According to them, Chelsea and Paranaense have agreed on a deal of €7 million for the 19-year-old.

Nathan might be loaned out for more development, if he joins the blues, as per the transger rumours. Chelsea has allowed their young players to go out on a loan deal to gain maturity and improve their attributes.

Chelsea academy hasn’t produced promising players latel,y which compels the club to import ingenious players from abroad. The English giant will prefer their academy product Izzy Brown to see on the pitch rather than a Brazilian young prospect.

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Nicolas Gaitan

According to the recent transfer rumours, Jose Mourinho is interested about the Benfica superstar Nicolas Gaitan and considered the addition of the attacker as an “ideal fit’’. Chelsea boss has ordered the scouts to keep an eye on the Argentine.

According to Ben Jefferson of the Daily Express, Nico Gaitan will think about a move away from Benfica only if the buying team has the reasonable ability to compete in the Champions league. The attacking midfielder holds a £30 million release clause in his current contract which won’t bother Chelsea to lure him from the Portuguese sports club.

Purchasing the Argentina international might help the Stamford Bridge club to increase the possibility of boosting their chances to be triumphant in the next season’s Champions League. The dazzling form of Gaitan in Portuguese Primeira Liga has been incisive for the Blues pursue the 27-year-old attacking midfielder.

As Gaitan is interested to join a club proficient enough to fight for the European glory, Chelsea would be a suitable destination for him. This
season’s stand out performer Gaitan, will find it hard to reject any offer from the Blues to join with them.

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Aron Cresswell

Chelsea is considering about a suitable move for the West Ham’s full-back Aron Cresswell. The Blues manager, Mourinho is one of the praisers of this defender and he might require a left-back if the Brazilian Filipe Luis decides to get back to his former club Atletico Madrid after ending his one-year campaign in the English top flight.

The 25-year –old defender has flourished after his arrival at Upton Park from the Championship club Ipswich Town for a fee of £2 million. The Hammers are trying to keep the player from the sight of English giants, but yet to sign a new contract with him as his current contract contains a five-year deal.

Cresswell has appeared in every Premier League match of this season for the Hammmers, and is being considered as the club’s Player of the Year. He has scored two times so far, including the last weekend’s stunning free-kick against Stoke City to secure a 1-1 draw.

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