Chelsea are closing in on an agreement to sign Marcus Bettinelli on a free transfer, consistent with Todo Fichajes.
The Blues are in need of a 3rd choice goalkeeper following the departure of Willy Caballero.
With there being home grown quotas effective both within the Premier League and Champions League, it is sensible for Chelsea to undertake and recruit a goalkeeper who has been bred and developed in England.
Bettinelli ticks that box, also as being a free transfer following his departure from Fulham.
As per Todo Fichajes, Chelsea are closing in on a deal to sign Bettinelli, having concluded that he’s the proper man to fill the role because the club’s third choice pick between the sticks.
The report claims that we might be a matter of hours faraway from an agreement being reached between Chelsea and Bettinelli over a contract, with the deal potentially being made official soon.
While he would have virtually no chance of playing first-team football at Stamford Bridge, Bettinelli would get to play on the books of the champions of Europe, also as earning a healthy salary.