Chelsea star Jorginho wanted by PSG as French champions ‘make contact’ over midfielder loan
PARIS SAINT-GERMAIN wants to loan Chelsea midfielder Jorginho, according to reports.
The Italian, 28, has been linked with a departure away from Stamford Bridge this summer.
Now Telepod report that the French champions have “made a connection” with Chelsea over a possible change.
PSG Boss Thomas Tuchel is reportedly keen to bring in another midfielder before the transfer window closes next week.
However, his side may still have arsenal competition, who have also been linked with the £ 57million ex-Napoli man.
Gunners boss Mikel Arteta is said to be a big fan of Jorginho, who could be seen as an alternative to his compatriot Thomas Partey.
Vice-captain Jorginho started the Blues’ first two Premier League games against Brighton – where he scored the opener – and Liverpool, but was dropped for the 3-3 draw at West Brom This weekend.
And his long-term future could stray from West London if it were overlooked in Frank Lampard’s plans.
The Blues boss still keen to land Declan Rice before deadline – and Jorginho’s expedition could make room to welcome the English international.
that of Jorginho Chelsea his teammates N’Golo Kante and Ruben Loftus-Cheek also risk being sacked.
Antonio Conte wants reunion with Kante at Inter Milan as Manchester United could make a shock offer.
Lofuts-Cheek is a loan target for Aston Villa as they look to strengthen their midfield, but West Ham and Southampton can make moves as well.