MX23RW : Monday, July 13 09:12:51| >> :60:106:106:

Chelsea open to agreeing loan terms for Barcelona midfielder Philippe Coutinho?

Chelsea open to agreeing Coutinho loan terms?
© Reuters
Chelsea are allegedly open to agreeing loan terms for Barcelona midfielder Philippe Coutinho ahead of the next transfer window.

Chelsea have allegedly emerged as the favourites to secure a deal for Barcelona midfielder Philippe Coutinho.

While the Catalan giants would prefer to cash in on the Brazilian, the financial implications of the coronavirus pandemic mean that club officials will realistically need to be open to loan agreements.

According to The Express, that could increase the chances of the former Liverpool man returning to the Premier League with Chelsea.

The report suggests that the Blues would be willing to pay a £10m loan fee, as well as contributing to the playmaker's wages in full.

Arsenal, Everton and Newcastle United have also been linked with the 27-year-old, although it was claimed at the weekend that Tottenham Hotspur had ended their interest.

Coutinho has enjoyed a productive campaign on loan at Bayern Munich, contributing nine goals from 32 appearances in all competitions.


Philippe Coutinho future - Click here for more stories

Click here for more stories about Philippe Coutinho

Click here for more stories about Arsenal

Share this article now:
Philippe Coutinho in action for Bayern Munich on October 5, 2019
Read Next:
Spurs end interest in Philippe Coutinho?
Latest Sports Video
Did you know...?
Sports Mole Logo
Enter your email address to subscribe to Sports Mole's free daily transfer newsletter! Sent twice a day during the transfer window.
Read more about Philippe Coutinho Football

rhs 2.0
2Manchester CityMan City35233991345772
4Leicester CityLeicester351781065362959
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd341610859332658
6Wolverhampton WanderersWolves351413848371155
7Sheffield UnitedSheff Utd35141293833554
8Tottenham HotspurSpurs351410115445952
13Newcastle UnitedNewcastle351110143652-1643
14Crystal Palace35119153045-1542
15Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton35812153652-1636
16West Ham UnitedWest Ham3597194459-1534
19Aston Villa3586213865-2730
20Norwich CityNorwich3556242667-4121

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!