Chelsea are contemplating making a transfer for Lens defender Jonathan Clauss.
Clauss was lately known as as much as the France nationwide staff, making 4 appearances for his nation since. The 29-year-old right-back has been attracting curiosity from golf equipment round Europe, after hitting his peak in the direction of the latter levels of his profession.
In keeping with La Voix du Nord, Chelsea are actually desirous about signing Clauss as they appear to offer elevated competitors for Reece James.
Clauss has spent little time throughout his profession enjoying top-flight soccer, however has now turn out to be a daily for France forward of the World Cup.
Clauss could discover it tough to cement a daily beginning place at Chelsea resulting from James, however Tuchel has been identified to rotate his staff a good quantity all through the season. The London membership might be within the Champions League subsequent season, so squad depth might be important.
Nevertheless, Clauss could also be thought-about as a substitute for James, who has been linked with a transfer to Manchester Metropolis and Actual Madrid this summer time, in accordance with the Daily Mail. The England worldwide is but to signal a brand new deal on the membership, so Chelsea could also be eyeing a brand new right-back in case James decides to go away the membership.