Chelsea and some other Premier League clubs are watching Antonee Robinson since January. His AC Milan transfer did not happen in the winter window.
Chelsea are looking closely on Antonee Robinson is a 22 years old player from the United States. He is currently playing in the Wigan Athletic. This young player plays mainly in the left-back position. He has already played 29 games in the second division and scored one goal for his side. Antonee Robinson is a very important player for the Wigan Athletic who starts most of the games for his side.
Antonee Robinson was almost going to AC Milan this winter window. But somehow, his transfer failed to happen. His current market value is almost 2.5 million euros. He has a contract at Wigan till 2022.
Wigan will allow him to leave if they get 10 million euros. His dream to play for AC Milan has collapsed on the last day of the window. But his hopes to play in the Premier League are still alive as lots of clubs want to sign him.
Premier League is going to Robinson’s possible destination
It is clear that at least three clubs are in touch with Wigan about Antonee Robinson. Chelsea, Aston Villa, and Newcastle United are among those clubs. Therefore all of them will be in the market to battle for him.
AC Milan could do nothing but to regret if Robinson goes to The Premier League this Summer. Therefore AC Milan’s loss could be the Premier League clubs’ gain.
Robinson already played in the junior teams for Everton
Antonee Robinson could be the player for any of the Premier League side as he has experience playing in the junior teams.
He played for Everton in U23 and U21 division. Chelsea could get him very easily. As his transfer fee is less, therefore they have their strength to get him.
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Chelsea got reliable players like Azpeliqueta and Marcos Alonso to play in the left-back position. But both of them are already around 30 years old.
Therefore Chelsea needs a long term replacement. Antonee Robinson could be the answer for the Chelsea manager Frank Lampard.