MX23RW : Thursday, July 9 11:10:46| >> :60:1352:1352:

Chelsea 'contact Said Benrahma over summer move'

Chelsea 'contact Said Benrahma over summer move'
© Reuters
Chelsea make contact with Brentford attacker Said Benrahma over a potential summer move, according to a report.

Brentford attacker Said Benrahma is reportedly viewed by Chelsea as a 'priority signing' this summer.

The 24-year-old was strongly linked with a move to Aston Villa ahead of the 2019-20 campaign, but the Bees managed to keep hold of the Algeria international.

Benrahma has again been in impressive form for his Championship side during the current season, scoring 10 times and providing eight assists in 34 appearances in all competitions.

According to La Gazette du Fennec, Chelsea have identified the attacker as a 'priority' this summer and have already made contact with the Algerian to discuss a move.

The report claims that Frank Lampard's side first expressed an interest in January, but the Premier League outfit are now preparing to press ahead with a summer swoop.

Brentford are thought to value Benrahma in the region of €40m (£36m).

ID:400582:

Click here for more stories about Said Benrahma

Click here for more stories about Chelsea

Share this article now:
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp growls with excitement on March 7, 2020
Read Next:
Premier League clubs vote unanimously to resume contact training
>
Latest Sports Video
Did you know...?
Sports Mole Logo
Enter your email address to subscribe to Sports Mole's free match previews newsletter! Updates are sent twice a week.

rhs 2.0
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
CLiverpool34302275264992
2Manchester CityMan City34223986345269
3Chelsea341861063461760
4Leicester CityLeicester34178964323259
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd331510856332355
6Wolverhampton WanderersWolves34131384537852
7Sheffield UnitedSheff Utd34131293533251
8Arsenal34121485042850
9Burnley34147133846-849
10Tottenham HotspurSpurs33139115244848
11Everton33128134048-844
12Southampton33134164255-1343
13Newcastle UnitedNewcastle341110133550-1543
14Crystal Palace34119143043-1342
15Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton34812143647-1136
16West Ham UnitedWest Ham3487194059-1931
17Watford34710173153-2231
18Aston Villa3376203662-2627
19Bournemouth3376203259-2727
20Norwich CityNorwich3456232663-3721

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!