Premier League giants Chelsea have reportedly opened talks with the £55million star, the target of Manchester United this summer.
Chelsea have reportedly opened talks to sign Red Bull Salzburg forward Benjamin Cesco ahead of Manchester United. Tuchel is keen to look for a new striker before the transfer window closes. While the Red Devils also want to add another striker to Erik ten Hag ‘s squad this summer.
last week There are news reports that claim that Manchester United have already negotiated a deal for the 19-year-old this summer. But according to Fabricio Romano, Chelsea were another team that met with the striker’s agent last week. After the Manchester United have talked about moving the team many times. Zesco agent also spoke with Newcastle United earlier this summer. Red Bull Salzburg is reluctant to sell Zesco anytime soon. This and they insist on asking for the Slovenian national team’s star fee of not less than 55 million pounds only.
Zesco has been hailed as one of Europe’s most promising youngsters after a season on loan at Liefering. He was the sister club of Red Bull Salzburg in the 2020/21 season. Where he scored 21 goals in 29 appearances . Last season Zesco established himself as a Red Bull regular. Salzburg has scored 11 goals in 37 games. Cesco has indicated he wants to improve for another year at the club. Asked about the possibility of leaving in an interview with Krone last month, Cesco said: “This is not going to happen.” “I will stay with Red Bull. Salzburg throughout the season for sure. I really like being here.”
On the Manchester United side, besides Zesco They are also interested in Stuttgart forward Zaza Caldjic in strengthening their attacking line. The 6ft 7in striker has caught the attention of the Red Devils after scoring 17 goals in 36 games in his first full season at Stuttgart in the Bundesliga. Ka in 2019-20, however, was hit by an injury last year.
New Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag currently has only Anthony Martial and Cristiano Ronal’s options in front of target . The 26-year-old France striker scored just one goal in all competitions last season for the Red Devils and was loaned to Sevilla in January, while Portuguese superstar Ronaldo . expressed a desire to leave the UFABET club this summer After missing the opportunity to play in the Champions League