Chelsea Transfer Targets Jules Kounde Begins Talks
European champion Chelsea are in talks with Spanish side Sevilla to sign France international Jules Kounde this summer.
The London club, Chelsea are reportedly ahead of Manchester United and PSG in the race to recruit him, according to ABC Sevilla.
According to the source, interested clubs would have to pay upwards of €65 million (£55.9 million) to obtain the 22-year-talents, old’s who was rumored to be the subject of a Manchester City approach last summer.
Jules Kounde Profile and Market Value
Jules Oliveir Kounde was born 12 November 1998 in Paris France. He started his football career at Fraternelle de Landiras around 2004 to 2009 when he moved to Cérons. Around 2018 season. his breakthrough came when he moved from Bordeaux France to Sevilla on a €25.00m transfer fee. Kounde now worths €60.00m in the transfer market after 2020–21 LaLiga season standout for Sevilla.
Sevilla’s defense appeared in 49 games across all competitions, scoring four goals and providing one assist.
Kounde is presently competing for France in the Euro 2020 tournament.
He will hope to feature for France when they face Switzerland in the round of 16 tie on Monday.