Various reports emanating from the Spanish press claim that the Premier League defending Champions are now in pole position to sign Real Madrid’s winger Jese Rodriguez.
With all the problems bedevilling Chelsea at the moment, they are likely to be one of the most active clubs in the transfer market upon its re-opening in January – Los Blancos attacker Jese Rodriguez has been tipped as an ideal player that help ameliorate some of attacking woes of Chelsea.
Even as a fringe player, the versatile forward have had eye-catching performances for the Santiago Bernabeu outfit in the scanty games he’s featured. According to the report, several top European clubs have been rooting for his signature including Napoli, Inter Millan, Aston Villa and Arsenal but the Blues are frontrunners for his signature.
Jese Rodriguez can player behind a striker as a number eight or in any position in the front three. He’s ability to use both feet would see him fit instantly into the midfield of Chelsea. Fabregas have been less creative this season and J. Rodriguez can offer the option of a midfielder to Mourinho.
With the reports on transfer of Falcao and Hazard looming, the Spaniard will perfectly fit the bills in the absence of the aforementioned players. The 22-year-old Spaniard has scored one goal in six appearances for Madrid and most of his appearances are from the bench.