Chelsea are planning to sign Marseille midfielder Morgan Sanson, according to the reports.
The 23-year-old French midfielder has enjoyed a fine season in Ligue 1, impressing in the heart of Marseille’s midfield area. Sanson’s form also helped the French giants to reach the Europa League final, where Atletico Madrid 3-0 defeated them in the final.
According to GFFN reports, hosts of Premier League teams are closely monitoring the progress of Sanson and his situation at the club amid talk that he could be set to seek pastures new ahead of the next season..
The ex-Montpellier midfielder’s performances throughout the past campaign don’t appear to have gone unnoticed, with France Football claiming that Chelsea and Arsenal have been keeping a close eye on his progress in Ligue 1.
However, Tottenham Hotspur are presented as the club who are the front-runners to secure his services with Mauricio Pochettino is a huge fan of the 23-year-old midfielder, with Spurs also having joined the race for the player’s signature
Sanson has been in stunning form for Marseille this term 12-goals in all competition.