Jadon Sancho: Chelsea begin discussion with Dortmund star ahead of £100m move

Jadon Sancho: Chelsea begin discussion with Dortmund star ahead of £100m move

- Jadon Sancho could be on the verge of joining Premier League giants Chelsea in the summer

- Reports claim discussions have already began for transfer of the Englishman from Borussia Dortmund

- It is understood that the Bundesliga side has slapped a mouth-watering £100million on the teenager

Jadon Sancho's representatives and Chelsea have reportedly began discussions ahead of a summer move, reports in France claim.

The 19-year-old has been linked with top clubs in Europe but Manchester United and Chelsea are at the forefront for the teenage sensation.

According to French news media outlet France Football, negotiations have began as the Stamford Bridge side look to bolster their squad for next season.

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard is understood to have been handed a £150millio budget ahead of next summer to shop for fresh legs.

And the English manager is looking to get Sancho's deal over the line as quickly as possible before other clubs begin to tussle with the young lad.

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The Blues recently completed a deal for Moroccan international Hakim Zitech from Ajax for £38m and the 25-year-old will join the club at the end of the campaign.

However, reports claim the £100-rated striker is said to be interested in joining Man United and turn down Chelsea's offer.

The Red Devils' chiefs will reportedly give Ole Gunnar Solskjaer £274million to sign new players in the next transfer window.

Dortmund are aware they can not keep Sancho who happens to be the highest scoring teenager in the Bundesliga for too long.

The Yellow Cannaries have already started searching for his replacement as Club Brugge and Nigerian striker has been tipped to fill the void of the England international.

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Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Odion Ighalo's dream of making his Man United debut against Chelsea may have hit the rocks following Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's recent comments.

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The Red Devils will file out against the Blues in a what promises to be a blockbuster match at Stamford Bridge on Monday, 17 February, 2020.

And Solskjaer's recent comments suggests that the 30-year-old is guaranteed a spot in his 18-man squad ahead of the cracker against the London club on match day 26.

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