Sevilla has manage to benched their star in Saturday’s pre-season game as they look forward to Chelsea bid.
Sevilla coash Julien Lopetegui left the French star on the benched in their Saturday’s pre-season friendly against AS Roma.
Kounde is yet to featured in Sivilla pre-season tour as the Spanish side want to keep him fit as Chelsea move come close.
Kounde seating on the Sevilla bench against AS Roma friendly came as a surprise, with the management decision fed into the current transfer speculation involving the French International and Chelsea.
Epl Fans earlier reported that Chelsea are desperate to sign the Centre-back despite Kurt Zouma West Ham sega.
According to El Desmarque, it was confirmed that Sevilla were expect Kounde Chelsea’s deal to be done in fee days.
Sevilla were demanding for a full pay of £63 million release clause which has to be met in full which Chelsea are ready to pay, although the blues are also plotting a deal which involve swapping one of their defender. Nevertheless, Sevilla expect the deal to go through if the blues meet their asking price.
Epl Fans learn that Sevilla Manager Julien Lopetegui benched the star to protect Kounde from injury, any injury to the player now might end the whole deal immediately as this will be a record sale for Sevilla. As it stands now, Kounde needs to be protected and do not need to feature in any pre-season match right now till his future has been decided.
Chelsea was planning a swap deal for Kurt Zouma plus £30 million, but Epl Fans revealed on Saturday that Zouma had made his intention clear to Chelsea board over West Ham Move.
Zouma stance shouldn’t be a problem for Chelsea as the blues are capable of meeting the full £65 million asking price.