Anderlecht star Aleksandar Mitrovic missed training on Friday as the rumours of a move away from the club continues to grow with some reports claiming the player is already on a plane to England to undergo medicals. Chelsea and Newcastle United are both linked to the player. After the departure of some players, Chelsea are short in the offensive department because Loic Remy is also rumoured to be close to a move to crystal palace. (daily star)
Mitrovic is reported close to joining Newcastle for an undisclosed fee. The Serbian international had been linked with a shock move to Chelsea but Steve Maclaren the Newcastle boss sees the striker as one of his primary summer targets, and according to report a deal is imminent. (express.co.uk)
The 20years old is been sort after because ofhis exploit last season, he scored 20 goals last season, Mitrovic also has outstanding record; In 89 appearances in all competitions for Anderlecht, the Serbian scored 43goals and provided 11 assists and he has shown requisite needed to ply his trade in one of the best league in Europe.
He is blessed with pace and trickery, and also has an eye for goal, and with that he can establish himself a great partnership with the big guns in the Chelsea attack (Fabregas and Hazard).