Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Chelsea put £40m asking price on midfielder currently on loan

English midfielder Ross Barkley is making use of every playing minute in Aston Villa to stick to his quality. Chelsea player is having a loan spell in Villa Park. He is attracting some headers these days in the rumor market regarding his future plans.

Everton pass out joined the Blues in 2017 with long-term plans and managed to win some name in the Bridge. But the series of incoming under Frank Lampard and the change in strategy take him out of the field to the sidelines.

Chelsea offered a loan deal for the player to Aston Villa where he got two seasons of the contract. Even though Stamford Bridge has no doubt in the potential of the England international.

The growing ambitions of ‘The Lions’

The new contenders of the Premier League taking the business with a serious interest in England and pushing hard for European stages. They are also keeping a good track record in the domestic league with the placement of 9th in the table.

Aston Villa manager Dean smith

Ross Barkley featured 12 league games for Aston Villa from which he finds 3 goals and an assist. He is the first option for Dean Smith and the team is now setting strategy with his influence in the midfield.

According to the latest transfer updates, Aston Villa are seeking long term plans for Barkley. It will dispatch him from Chelsea on a permanent deal. Reports suggest that Chelsea are not sure about the return plans for the midfielder in the new circumstances of Thomas Tuchel.

The 27-year-old can offer a better playing profile for both sides. But, Stamford Bridge adds more competition to the squad. 90Min reported a possible price tag of £40 million from Chelsea for the player.

His contract in West London ends in 2023 and Chelsea is not ready to leave the player in cheap range. The transfer is possible only in the summer window and Aston Villa might be getting into the negotiation table with the Blues.

The Chelsea setting for Ross Barkley

Chelsea put £40m asking price on midfielder on loan Ross Barkley

Thomas Tuchel is the new ray of hope for Chelsea and the German has completed 4 games without a loss. Former PSG boss managed to win 3 games in the four includes the top London clash against Tottenham Hotspur.

Chelsea are now 5th in the table with 39 points just behind champions Liverpool. They are now gearing up for the FA Cup challenge after beating Sheffield United in the away fixture.

The season end report can determine the future of Ross Barkley in England. Also, the Blues are thriving for silverware. £40m cash is a bit large figure for Aston Villa for a midfielder and it will be a record signing of the club if they prefer it.

However, the transfer rumors are firing up as the club captain Jack Grealish is also targeted by the big players of England. Aston Villa are aiming for a European berth this season. And if they can rise up to the mark, there is room for business.



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