Chelsea’s hopes of signing a new goalkeeper have actually been handed a major increase after Andre Onana verified that he desires to leave Ajax this summer.
The 24- year-old has actually been a star entertainer for the Dutch giants, keeping 74 tidy sheets in 178 appearances in all competitions for the club.
The Cameroon star’s efficiencies have actually brought in appreciating looks from throughout Europe, with Chelsea among the clubs who have actually signed up an interest in the stopper.
Kepa Arrizabalaga’s irregular form has actually triggered talk that manager Frank Lampard is on the lookout for a new goalie and Onana’s remarks to ADVERTISEMENT will not have actually gone undetected.
“Don’t get me wrong, I am very happy with Ajax and I am very grateful to the club,” he stated.
” It was 5 great years here, today my time has actually come to take an action. We made that consultation in 2015.
“I don’t yet know what will happen, but my ambitions and agreements are clear.”
A move to Stamford Bridge would see Onana reunited with Hakim Ziyech, with the playmaker currently concurring to sign up with the Blues this summer.
Barcelona and Tottenham Hotspur are likewise in the running to sign Onana, however Ziyech’s existence at Stamford Bridge might tip the scales in Chelsea’s favour.
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