Chelsea join Arsenal and Paris Saint-Germain and sign the winger from Inter Milan
Posted On June 5, 2021
The latest transfer report shows that Chelsea have joined the ranks of Arsenal and Paris Saint-Germain in the competition for Ashraf Hakimi of Serie A club Inter Milan.
According to reports, it is said that the Serie A champions hope to sell about 80 million pounds worth of first-team players this summer to balance their accounts. This is the main reason why Antonio Conte left the club.
Inter Milan will accept the Moroccan defender’s total price of 70 million pounds. According to the British “Daily Mail” report, Chelsea has become the latest club, as well as London’s rivals Arsenal and Paris Saint-Germain in Ligue 1 Interested in it.
Milan’s new coach Simeone Inzaghi wants Hakimi to stay at San Siro next season, but if someone makes a high offer this summer, the club may reluctantly accept it.
Among the three clubs that have shown interest, only Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain can pay the high price Inter value the defender, while Arsenal hope that the price will drop or be on loan.
Hakimi moved from Real Madrid to Italy last summer for about 40 million pounds. He played 37 times in Serie A, scored 7 goals and assisted 10 times.