Transfer news & rumours LIVE: Mauricio Pochettino ready to axe 15 Chelsea players in summer overhaul



Posted Wednesday, May 31, 2023 by Goal.com

Pochettino ready to axe 15 Chelsea players

New Chelsea manager Mauricio Pochettino is set to begin overhauling his squad and is ready to axe 15 players, according to the Daily Mail.

The Blues are hoping to raise around £280m in player sales as Pochettino trims a bloated squad.

Players such as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Hakim Ziyech, Christian Pulisic and Callum Hudson-Odoi are all expected to leave and could be joined by Kalidou Koulibaly, Cesar Azpilicueta and N'Golo Kante.

Transfer news & rumours LIVE: Mauricio Pochettino ready to axe 15 Chelsea players in summer overhaul

Liverpool target Manu Kone move

Liverpool are targeting a move for Borussia Monchengladbach midfielder Manu Kone, according to BILD.

The 22-year-old could leave the Bundesliga side this summer and is valued at around 40 million euros.

Transfer news & rumours LIVE: Mauricio Pochettino ready to axe 15 Chelsea players in summer overhaul

Premier League clubs queue up for Adama Bojang

Premier League clubs Chelsea, Wolves and Crystal Palace are all keen on signing Adama Bojang, according to the Evening Standard.

The 19-year-old has been impressing at the Under-20 World Cup with Gambia and could be heading to the Premier League in the summer transfer window.

Tyler Adams & Brenden Aaronson to leave Leeds

Leeds United's USMNT duo Tyler Adams & Brenden Aaronson are set to leave the club following their relegation to the Championsip.

90min report that Leeds are willing to sell both players this summer. The duo have already attracted interest from clubs across Europe.

Transfer news & rumours LIVE: Mauricio Pochettino ready to axe 15 Chelsea players in summer overhaul

Benzema makes decision on his future

Karim Benzema has received a huge offer from Saudi Arabia and has made a decision on his future, according to The Athletic.

It's not known yet if Madrid will accept the deal that has been proposed, but Madrid are well aware of the situation and will allow him to leave if he so desires.

Transfer news & rumours LIVE: Mauricio Pochettino ready to axe 15 Chelsea players in summer overhaul

Neymar only wants Man Utd or PSG

Neymar has made a decision on his future and only wants to play for Manchester United or PSG next season, according to Foot Mercato.

The Brazilian has already turned down lucrative offers from Saudi Arabia and is keen to stay in Europe.

Neymar has links with Qatar which means any Qatari takeover of the Red Devils could help him secure a move to Old Trafford.

Transfer news & rumours LIVE: Mauricio Pochettino ready to axe 15 Chelsea players in summer overhaul



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