Sevilla’s sale of Jules Kounde continues to extend its headlines every day. The ultimate flip of occasions is near going down.
If rather less than every week in the past the settlement between Chelsea and Sevilla for the French centre-back was virtually full, within the absence of the English membership sending affirmation of the provide to the Andalusian administrators, now the state of affairs has modified radically.
The absence of a response from the London membership can solely imply that they’re giving up on his signing.
Late on Monday afternoon, Mateu Alemany contacted the Andalusian membership to start out negotiations, providing an identical payment to the one Sevilla had agreed with the British membership, paving the way in which for a transfer.
The 50+5m euros bid was rejected and with a determine approaching 60m there could be an settlement. From Barcelona there’s discuss of a suggestion of fifty+10m. They might not hesitate in Seville to just accept it. It’s what they’ve been hoping for all summer time.
Kounde himself didn’t care the place the proposal got here from, so long as it was from a prime European membership. Whether or not it was Barcelona, Chelsea or every other Champions League prime membership that got here knocking on his door. At no time has he pressured Sevilla to just accept or reject a suggestion relying on the place it got here from.
He continues to coach with Sevilla at their coaching camp in Lagos whereas ready for his future to be clarified. Just a few days in the past he regarded blue, as folks near the participant acknowledged behind the scenes.
Now, every thing has modified. The important thing factor is that Chelsea have made a U-turn. They haven’t ratified the settlement reached with Sevilla.
Barcelona are near taking their third coveted participant of the summer time, after Raphinha and Robert Lewandowski.