Chelsea star Trevoh Chalobah set to STAY with new contract in the works after impressing Tuchel
Trevoh Chalobah is now set to STAY at Chelsea with a new contract in the works after impressing Thomas Tuchel … but left-back Emerson Palmieri joins Lyon on a season-long loan
- Trevoh Chalobah had been touted for a loan transfer but is now expected to stay
- Les Bleus discuss new contract for 22-year-old defender
- Chelsea left-back Emerson Palmieri has joined Lyon on a season-long loan
- Midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko secures another AC Milan loan
Chelsea are discussing a new contract for defender Trevoh Chalobah after impressing boss Thomas Tuchel.
The 22-year-old had been presented on loan this season but is now expected to stay at Stamford Bridge.
Chalobah followed a strong preseason by scoring a spectacular goal in the 3-0 win over Crystal Palace last Saturday.
Trevor Chalobah (left) is expected to stay at Chelsea but left-back Emerson Palmieri (right) has joined Lyon on loan
Chelsea discuss new Chalobah contract after impressing boss Thomas Tuchel
Meanwhile, Blues defender Emerson Palmieri has joined Lyon on loan for the remainder of the season.
Lyon will pay a fee of around Â£ 420,000 for the 27-year-old Brazil-born Italy international, who can play left-back or full-back, who joined Chelsea from Roma in January 2018.
Emerson, who was part of the Euro 2020 winning Italian squad, came off the bench in the Premier League opener against Crystal Palace, which was his 71st appearance for Chelsea.
Midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko (right) closes another AC Milan loan
Chelsea are set to accept several loans for their fringe players. Marseille are in talks to recruit striker Ike Ugbo.
Midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko makes another loan at AC Milan after extending his contract at Stamford Bridge.
Center-back Matt Miazga is expected to sign for Alaves on loan on Friday.