Chelsea are supposedly near protecting a deal for Derby County midfielder Max Bird, who included under Frank Lampard at Pride Park last season.
Derby County midfielder Max Bird has actually supposedly edged better to a future move to Chelsea
While Bird has actually made simply 17 getaways in the Championship given that burglarizing the first-team setup, the 19- year-old is no complete stranger to Blues boss Frank Lampard
The youngster was offered with routine chances under Lampard at Pride Park last season, an indicator that the former England star rates the possibility.
Having actually formerly been linked with an offer for Bird, TodoFichajes declares that Chelsea have actually struck a deal with the Rams worth ₤ 4.8 m.
Although that is stated to be partially short of Derby’s preliminary asking rate, the ongoing coronavirus pandemic will undoubtedly lower transfer charges during the next transfer window.
Given that the turn of the year, Bird has regularly included along with Wayne Rooney in Derby’s midfield, which has actually resulted in an enhancement in the club’s form at the second tier.