Frank Lampard is supposedly waiting for Chelsea authorities to push through an offer for Barcelona midfielder Philippe Coutinho.
Chelsea manager Frank Lampard is supposedly waiting on club authorities to settle an offer for Barcelona midfielder Philippe Coutinho
Having actually permitted the playmaker to sign up with Bayern Munich on loan last summer, Barcelona are understood to desire to part ways with the Brazil international in order to raise funds for new players.
With Bayern having no objective of signing the former Liverpool man on a permanent basis, reports have actually recommended that Chelsea are considered as the favourites to protect the services of the 27- year-old.
According to Sport, Lampard is keen for the Blues board to concur the finer information of the transfer as soon as possible.
There stays conflicting reports over the nature of the offer, with a permanent transfer for a preliminary loan or a cut-price charge arrangement stated to be on the table.
Representative Kia Joorabchian has actually acknowledged that Coutinho is open to a return to the Premier League.