Chelsea are supposedly maintaining a close eye on Atletico Madrid protector Jose Maria Gimenez, that gets on the club’s wish list for the upcoming January transfer home window.

A poor capillary of kind under Graham Potter in current weeks has actually brought about conjecture the brand-new Chelsea head instructor is most likely to use the marketplace for supports when the home window resumes for service in the New Year.

With his backline fighting with injuries of late, while Wesley Fofana and also Reece James are sidelined up until after the World Cup, Potter is aiming to generate a brand-new face to contribute to his alternatives at the back.

According to a record by Italian reporter Rudy Galetti, it is hinted that Chelsea have actually concentrated on Atletico first-team routine Gimenez as a feasible target, with the Spanish titans anticipated to accept his sale.

Atletico fell short to receive the Champions League Round of 16 and also after ending up 4th in the team, Diego Simeone’s males would certainly not be heading to the Europa League either, which might urge the splitting up of specific gamers.