Frank Lampard has already started putting together his Chelsea squad for the 2020/21 season following the signings of Hakim Ziyech and Timo Werner.
More news faces are expected to arrive in west London as the head coach looks to take his team to the next level.
It has been a good first season for the 42-year-old in the Blues hotseat but a few more additions are needed if they are to close the gap on both Liverpool and Man City.
Leicester City’s Ben Chilwell has been linked with a move to the capital to help solve their left-back issue, with Bayer Leverkusen’s Kai Havertz tipped to join a in big-money deal to boost their attacking options.
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Well, a move for Jan Oblak could potentially also be on the cards going on what Atletico Madrid assistant boss German Burgos had to say about the shot-stopper.
Asked which Atleti players he would take with him this summer as he is set to depart the Spanish capital, he opened up on the Blues’ apparent interest in the Slovenian.
Speaking to Marca, he said: “‘If I only quote one who I would take with me from Atletico de Madrid, it would be bad, I have to name them all.
“Look, the Russian (Roman Abramovich) wants to take Oblak.”
The 27-year-old has earned rave reviews in Spain since his move from Benfica in 2014 and it doesn’t come as a surprise to see him linked with a move to Chelsea, especially going on Kepa Arrizabalaga’s mixed time in England.
However, the Europa League holders would need to shell out big money on the goalkeeper if they are intent on signing him as he has a £103million release clause in his contract.
But who could Chelsea look to cash in on to fund a deal? football.london takes a look
The obvious choice is to sell Kepa in order to generate the money needed to sign Oblak.
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