Kurt Zouma in ‘last phases’ of West Ham talks; opens door for Kounde bid

Update: Chelsea’s Kurt Zouma in ‘final stages’ of talks with West Ham; door open for Kounde bid

Zouma closing in on West Ham transfer

Chelsea’s French worldwide center-back Kurt Zouma is one step nearer to finishing a transfer away from Stamford Bridge this summer time.

As reported by Fabrizio Romano, Zouma and West Ham are within the ‘last phases’ of discussions relating to private phrases that will seal a transfer that retains him in London, whereas netting the Blues ~£26million within the course of. According to French outlet TF1, Zouma’s medical will happen in Paris and is scheduled for tomorrow.

A concluded deal would carry an finish to what has been a profitable spell at Stamford Bridge for Zouma on a private degree regardless of two mortgage spells away from the membership, having two Premier League winners medals to his identify in addition to a Champions League and Tremendous Cup win.

Zouma out, Kounde in?

As talked about earlier at this time, Chelsea is trying to leap again in for Sevilla’s Jules Kounde earlier than the conclusion of the summer time switch window and a accomplished deal that can see Zouma off-loaded to West Ham goes an extended technique to securing their general goal.

Update: Chelsea’s Kurt Zouma in ‘final stages’ of talks with West Ham; door open for Kounde bid

Jules Kounde of Sevilla CF celebrates his aim throughout the Spanish Copa del Rey semifinals first leg match between Sevilla FC and FC Barcelona at Estadio Sanchez Pizjuan in Sevilla, Spain.
(Photograph by Jose Luis Contreras/DAX Pictures/NurPhoto through Getty Pictures)

The charge obtained within the anticipated sale of the French worldwide center-back is income that will be instantly out there to make a turn-around bid for Kounde, a participant whom Chelsea has been linked to for a lot of the summer time window.

And it couldn’t have been higher timing Zouma and West Ham to succeed in a possible conclusion in negotiations between the membership and his representatives, with Chelsea below the gun relating to the window they need to attempt to full a deal for Kounde. With Sevilla reportedly unwilling to let the 22-year-old French worldwide go within the last days of the switch window, it could take the Blues triggering the total quantity of the participant’s £68million launch clause to get their man.

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Ben Browning.

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6 Manchester United 2 4 4
7 Everton FC 2 2 4
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Ings, Danny Aston Villa 2
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Jota, Diogo Liverpool FC 2
Greenwood, Mason Manchester United 2
Salah, Mohamed Liverpool FC 1
Doucoure, Abdoulaye Everton FC 1
Fornals, Pablo West Ham United 1
Richarlison Everton FC 1
Dennis, Emmanuel Watford FC 1
James, Reece Chelsea FC 1
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