Latest Chelsea transfer rumours: Blues told to pay £50m for defender, Giroud move delayed

Chelsea are looking to make up for lost time and recruit new players this month during the January transfer window.

Frank Lampard’s side had to endure a transfer ban last summer but with that now lifted, the Blues can improve their squad.

But it’s not just new recruits who could be heading to Stamford Bridge, departures are also likely this month.

Here is the latest Chelsea rumours round-up below.

Video Loading

Video Unavailable

Click to play
Tap to play

The video will start in8Cancel

Play now

Chelsea sent £50m transfer demand

Brighton have told Chelsea that they must stump up £50 million to sign Lewis Dunk, according to The Times.

Frank Lampard wants to land some defensive additions this month after an indifferent few months of play which have cut the gap between Chelsea and fifth-placed Manchester United to five points.

Read More
Related Articles
Read More
Related Articles

The Blues have looked strong in attacking areas of the field but sometimes wayward defensively.

Dunk has starred for Brighton this term and has reportedly been eyed by Lampard’s side, but the price tag on 28-year-old could put the Blues off.

Stay up to date with all the latest with all the latest Chelsea news from Oliver Harbord and the team at football.london across our social media channels.

Twitter: You can follow our dedicated Chelsea Twitter account, our Chelsea correspondent Oliver Harbord and senior reporter Alan Smith.

Facebook: You can follow our Chelsea page and Oliver Harbord.

Instagram: Follow our Chelsea page here.

WhatsApp: Click here to enroll or text NEWS to 07557204594 and then add the number to your phone contacts book as   chelsea dot london   (case sensitive, with spaces) to receive daily updates and breaking news from Oliver Harbord and the team on Chelsea.

Your phone number won’t be shared with any other members of the group. Click here for more information on the service.

Giroud exit delayed

Inter Milan want to sign Olivier…