Antonio Rudiger: PSG launch official bid for Chelsea outcast on permanent transfer
- Antonio Rudiger was not listed for Chelsea’s game at West Brom which ended 3-3
- The German international was also an unused substitute in their season opener
- PSG are have launched a season-long loan bid for the defender hoping to make it permanent
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Antonio Rudiger was left out of the Chelsea squad in the last two matchdays and now reports say Blues’ boss Frank Lampard is considering a loan deal for the player wanted by French club PSG.
Latest reports have it that the Ligue 1 outfit is ready to offer the player a season-long loan deal with a possible option to make it permanent.
With the arrival of Brazilian defender Thiago Silva, the Chelsea manager is no longer interested in Rudiger and this has sparked interest in PSG.
The 27-year-old has entered his final two years on his contract with the Stamford Bridge side, but Lampard is hoping he could sell the star to make some cash.
Rudiger moved to the Premier League club in 2017 for a free around £30million and has featured in 115 games for the squad, winning the 2018 FA Cup and 2019 Europa League.
Chelsea now have five centre-backs at the club, but Frank Lampard is reportedly keen to letting some of the players leave.
Chelsea's summer splurge has topped £220million and means Lampard wants to balance the books.
Rudiger, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Ross Barkley and Kepa Arrizabalaga are all thought to be up for sale.
Also, N’Golo Kante is reportedly open to reuniting with his former manager Antonio Conte who is now in charge at Italian giants Inter Milan.
Reports have it that Chelsea are reportedly ready to sell the France international this summer only if the Blues can get the sum of £80million.
Inter Milan manager Antonio Conte believes he would be the last piece in the 'jigsaw' of edging Juventus to this season’s Serie A title.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng earlier reported that Kepa Arrizabalaga's days at Stamford Bridge are numbered following the arrival of Edouard Mendy from Rennes, according to reports.
The Senegalese was unveiled as Chelsea's latest signing with a fee reported to be within the region of £22million.
And Frank Lampard is ready to make him his first choice after Kepa continued from where he stopped in terms of committing errors.
The Spaniard has fallen out of favour with the club's hierarchy and it understood that they ready to listen to offers before the October deadline day.
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