Chelsea are reportedly in an advanced stage of negotiations with PSG’s centre-back, Thiago Silva over a possible move to Stamford Bridge this summer.
According to reports, Chelsea are currently trying to sort out a few contract details, including the duration of the contract.
However, Brazilian Journalist, Tim Langendorf told Brazil-based ‘Blues of Stamford Bridge’ podcast that sources close to the player said the player likes Chelsea’s project and ambition, and the player will not mind signing a short contract.
🚨 ATUALIZAÇÃO! Segundo fontes próximas ao jogador, o projeto e a ambição do Chelsea pode ser o diferencial na corrida pela contratação de Thiago Silva. O seu staff acredita que o jogador não se importará com um contrato curto. @timlangendorf 🤝 @bluesofstamford #CFC
— Blues Of Stamford (@bluesofstamford) August 21, 2020
France-based Telefoot Chaine also tweeted similar thing yesterday.
BREAKING NEWS EXCLU
🔥 Thiago Silva vers Chelsea ?
Selon nos informations, #ThiagoSilva (PSG) a entamé des discussions avec Chelsea, club qui le séduit vraiment. En revanche, aucun accord n’a été trouvé avec la Fiorentina comme l’affirme la presse italienne.#TelefootLaChaine pic.twitter.com/ZCwbHeCwrk
— TELEFOOT LA CHAINE DU FOOT (@telefoot_chaine) August 21, 2020
The 35-year-old’s contract with PSG runs out after the Champions League final tomorrow night, setting him free to sign for another club.