Chelsea: Frank Lampard ready to sell 10 players this summer

Chelsea: Frank Lampard ready to sell 10 players this summer

- Chelsea are set to offload some player as N'Golo Kante, Bakayoko and Mitchy Batshuayi headline a long list of players who are on Lampard's chopping board

- Lampard is keen to boost his summer transfer kitty as he looks to make new signings who can help him challenge for titles

- The English manager has already landed the signings of Timo Werner and Hakim Ziyech from Ajax

Chelsea have reportedly earmarked up to 10 players for sale this summer as Frank Lampard prepares a transfer spree.

The west London side is said to be keen offload players deemed surplus requirements to fund the transfer of new signings.

Despite not signing any player last summer, Lampard was able to guide the Blues to a top four finish and FA Cup finals where they lost to rivals Arsenal at Wembley Stadium.

However, the Mirror UK citing The Times report Lampard is prepared to lead a revolution at Stamford Bridge this summer.

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Among the players lined up for offloading include four defenders to bring in new reinforcements who can add depth in the backline.

Kurt Zouma, Andreas Christensen, Emerson Palmieri and Marcos Alonso are therefore understood to be available for purchase.

Chelsea transfer news: Frank Lampard ready to sell 10 players this summer

Frank Lampard was able to lead Chelsea to a top four finish despite not making any signing last summer. Photo: Getty Images.
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In the midfield, N'Golo Kante headlines a list of other players including Ross Barkley and Willian tipped to leave the club.

Joining the trio in the list include Tiemoue Bakayoko, Mitchy Batshuayi and Kepa Arrizabalaga who has been underwhelming through the season.

Chelsea have already landed the signings of Timo Werner and Hakim Ziyech but plan to add more in a bid to challenge for titles in the coming season in Europe.

Leicester's Ben Chilwell and Kai Havertz remain top on Lampard's transfer wish-list.

Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Premier League side Manchester United are reportedly considering summer move for Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi as Solskjaer wants to bolster his team for next season.

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The Red Devils finished among the top four at the just concluded Premier League season, but they were unable to win any title.

Callum Hudson-Odoi on the other hand is said to be frustrated with lack of active playing time last term in which he started only seven games for the Blues.

A combination of injuries and a lack of form has stalled his development since he penned a lucrative five-year contract last year.

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