Chelsea transfer news and rumours live: £27.5m deal agreed, Declan Rice conditions set

Welcome to’s Chelsea transfer news blog.

So far in the summer window, the Blues have added Hakim Ziyech, Timo Werner, Ben Chilwell, Malang Sarr, Thiago Silva, and Kai Havertz to their squad ahead of the new season, but are further additions are on the way?

A goalkeeper is also on the agenda for Frank Lampard’s side with Rennes’ Edouard Mendy thought to be closing in on a move, while Declan Rice continues to be tipped for a move.

There also looks to be some outgoings, with the likes of Emerson Palmieri and Tiemoue Bakayoko among those linked with moves away from west London before deadline day.

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