Date published: Thursday 2nd July 2020 3:13
Chelsea want to sign Everton left-back Lucas Digne as a cheaper alternative than Leicester’s Ben Chilwell, according to a report.
Blues boss Frank Lampard, who is unconvinced by Marcos Alonso, is on the hunt for a new left-back in the coming months.
Reports claim England international Chilwell, worth more than £70million, is the Blues’ top target.
ESPN says Lampard eyes Chilwell providing a similar spell of longevity in the role as Ashley Cole did for Chelsea.
And while Porto’s Alex Telles is reportedly another option, ESPN adds that Chelsea are also keen on Digne.
The 26-year-old has proved a fantastic signing for the Toffees, missing only six Premier League games since his...