Chelsea may move for Gianluigi Donnarumma as a replacement for Kepa Arrizabalaga following FIFA’s announcement with regards to the summer transfer window.
The Blues have money to spend in the market and Frank Lampard remains keen to find a new No.1.
Donnarumma is one potential successor to Kepa between the sticks at Stamford Bridge.
The 21-year-old’s contract at the San Siro expires in the summer of 2021.
And following FIFA’s statement on Tuesday about transfers this year, Chelsea could look to take advantage.
Gianluigi Donnarumma could be pursued by Chelsea this summer
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The uncertainty around Donnarumma’s future means this summer is edging towards a ‘buyer’s market’.
And the Daily Mail say Chelsea would offer better prospects to the Italy international than Milan.
The Serie A side are poised to miss out on qualification for the Champions League once the season returns following its suspension amid the coronavirus crisis.
Goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga’s future at Chelsea under Frank Lampard is uncertain
The summer transfer window will subsequently follow the eventual conclusion of the season, and is set to be a shorter period before the 2020/21 rolls round rapidly.
FIFA’s statement read: “With regard to transfer windows, again, it is necessary to adjust the normal regulatory position to the new factual circumstances.
“Accordingly, FIFA will be flexible and will allow the relevant transfer windows to be moved so they fall between the end of the old season and the start of the new season.
AC Milan have struggled again this season and Gianluigi Donnarumma may look to leave the San Siro
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