Chelsea respond to Barcelona’s £50m player-plus-cash offer for Willian - football

Chelsea respond to Barcelona’s £50m player-plus-cash offer for Willian

The Catalan club are still interested in signing Chelsea’s Brazilian winger (Picture: Getty)
Chelsea have remarkably decided to reject Barcelona?s stunning £50million player-plus-cash offer for Willian, according to latest reports.
It emerged on Thursday that the Catalan giants had made contact with Chelsea over a swap deal involving Malcom, who they signed for £38m from Bordeaux last summer after failing to land top target Willian.
Even though the Brazilian has just turned 30 and only has 18 months left on his contract, The Telegraph report that Chelsea have rebuffed Barca?s offer and do not want to sell.
Malcom has failed to force his way into Ernesto Valverde’s team (Picture: Getty)
The Blues told Barca?s representatives that they value Willian much higher than the proposal put forward to them, with the Liga leaders seemingly still valuing Malcom at the £38m they paid. That means Chelsea were effectively offered £12m plus Malcom in exchange for Willian.
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Although he is often criticised by fans, Willian is considered a key player by manager Maurizio Sarri and he is reluctant to lose any more senior players.
The club are already likely to lose Cesc Fabregas, while Alvaro Morata is itching to leave England, ...
source: metro-chelsea
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