May 18, 2021

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Aston Villa prefer to sign Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham

Aston Villa are favorites to sign Tammy Abraham from Chelsea in the summer transfer window, according to Football Insider. Wolverhampton Wanderers and Leicester City are also on the hunt for the English international, but it is Villa who are leading the hunt for the striker, it is claimed.

The report has claimed that Villa have set aside £ 40 million for Abraham and are ready to meet Chelsea’s price for the 23-year-old striker. The English striker has been battling for playing time at Stamford Bridge this season and could be confident of leaving the London club.

According to WhoScored, Abraham has played 12 starts and 10 substitutions in the Premier League for Chelsea this season, scoring six goals and providing an assist in the process. The 23-year-old English international striker has made three starts and two substitutions in the Champions League for the Blues this campaign, scoring a goal and providing an assist in the process, according to WhoScored.