Chelsea have made an improve £25m bid for Rennes Edouard Mendy who is set to move to Stamford Bridge to create competition for Kepa.
The Blues are eager to complete a shocking move for Rennes goalkeeper Mendy who the club has made a £25 million bid.
Kepa Arrizabalaga has failed to live up to his world record fee after his move from Athletico Bilbao a few years ago.
Frank Lampard has now turned his attention in bringing in another goalkeeper to create strong competition.
Rennes’ Mendy fits the category with 28 year old looks likely to head to Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea have made an improved bid of €20 million (£18m/$24m) for Edouard Mendy, KimTrendNaija can confirm.
Earlier in the week The Sun reported that Rennes turned down Chelsea’s offer of €17m (£15m/$20m).
Frank Lampard’s side have now returned with an improved bid as they look to complete the move.
Rennes are determined to hang on to the proven goalkeeper who has been on top form with the club.
The Senegalese international helped Rennes to their first ever Champions League after finish 3rd last season.
Mendy arrived at Rennes last season after his superb time with Stade de Reims.
The shot stopped has a contract thatt runs through until 2023, the goalkeeper might join Chelsea.
He has however missed the start of the Ligue 1 season which was due to personal reason with him and club.
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