Chelsea have a new transfer target to strengthen their defense. The Blues are reportedly trying to land Niklas Sule from Bayern Munich .
Chelsea are in danger of experiencing a central defender crisis in the summer. Their two centre-backs, Antonio Rudiger and Andreas Christensen, are reportedly set to leave in the summer.
Chelsea began to move to get a replacement for these two defenders. They have contacted several top defenders to join their team.
Reported by Sport1 , Chelsea are now directing their radar to Germany. The Blues will try to sign Niklas Sule.
According to the report, Chelsea have actually wanted Sule for a long time. The manager, Thomas Tuchel reportedly has a big crush on the defender.
He considered Sule to have a good ability when defending. While the characteristics of his game is different from other Chelsea defenders.
So Tuchel wants the defender to replace Rudiger and Christensen in defence.
The report claims Chelsea’s chance to land Sule is quite large. Because the defender will leave Bayern Munich.
Sule’s contract expires in the summer. He reportedly no longer wants to continue his career at Bayern.
With the right offer, Chelsea is claimed to be able to secure the services of the defender in the summer.
Chelsea must move quickly to get the services of Sule. Because there are many top European teams who are interested in his services.
Borussia Dortmund, Barcelona and Newcastle United are also reportedly interested in the defender’s services.
Good news for Chelsea, Sule wants to leave Bayern and move to the EPL
Bayern Munich defender Niklas Sule is reportedly eager to move to the Premier League next season.
The German defender’s contract at Bayern expires in the summer of 2022. Bavarian club management has tried to extend the active period of the 26-year defender’s contract.
However, the negotiations were tough. Because Sule seems to intend to seek new experiences.
Sule himself has been playing at Bayern for a long time.
Sule Wants to Move to England
With his current contract situation, Niklas Sule will be able to talk and open negotiations with other clubs on January 1, 2022. And it seems a number of reports suggest Sule will use the moment to consider all options for him.
The news was reported by Goal . The report claims that the biggest option on Sule’s mind right now is playing in the Premier League.
Incidentally, Sule already has fans in England. Reportedly there are Chelsea who really intend to hook him to Stamford Bridge.
Sule himself has been linked with Chelsea for a long time. His name entered the shopping list of the Blues after they failed to bring Dayot Upamecano.
Chelsea in a critical position
Chelsea itself is now increasingly desperate to be able to bring Niklas Sule. Because they are now in critical condition at the back line.
Because they are in danger of losing their central defender, not just one but four at a time. They are Antonio Rudiger, Thiago Silva, Andreas Christensen and Cesar Azpilicueta.
Their contract expires in the summer of 2022. Players like Rudiger and Christensen have even become a bone of contention for several clubs.