Confirmed: German Giants Tried to Sell £65m-rated Chelsea Target This Summer

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Borussia Dortmund centre-forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang revealed that German giants tried to sell him this summer, according to the Sky Sports reports.

Defending Premier League champions, Chelsea, were linked with a £65 million move for Gabon international forward as a possible replacement for Diego Costa before signing Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid.

The African forward was also on the verge to signing for PSG before the Ligue 1 giants pulled the plug on a deal after they have appointed a new sporting director.

‘There was a time in the window when I could have changed,’ Aubameyag told SportBild.

‘We [Aubameyang and the Dortmund board] agreed on this together in all openness but nothing happened.

‘I have always felt very comfortable in Dortmund, in the team and at BVB, and that is true today, too. BVB is my family!’

Chelsea no.9 Alvaro Morata is currently is on the sidelines following the hamstring Injury, Spaniard attacker is likely to miss Sunday clash against Crystal Palace.

The Blues could try to sign a world-class centre-forward in January with Antonio Conte currently has only two options up front with Alvaro Morata and Michy Batshuayo