With the January transfer window still in its infancy, speculation linking Chelsea with the acquisition of some new attacking talent has been rife.
However, whilst the speculation has created a lot of debate and in some cases, some soul-searching, the last forty-eight hours has seen THREE proposed acquisitions hit the buffers.
Articles we’ve published, cover the problems associated with landing Jadon Sancho disappointing-news-for-chelsea-fans-regarding-proposed-mega-deal and Timo Werner: a-chelsea-january-deal-for-timo-werner-could-be-scuppered
There’s also the suggestion doing the rounds lampard-distances-himself-from-speculation-linking-chelsea-with-a-reputed-target that Chelsea’s desire to sign Wilfried Zaha isn’t as great as the media would have us believe.
But, this morning, there is fresh hope that a new arrival may be on the way.
According to Sky Sports, Chelsea are among a trio of Premier League clubs, the others being Brighton and Crystal Palace, that are looking towards CSKA Moscow to ease their attacking woes with the Russian striker Fedor Chalov the target.
Chalov, just 21-years-of-age, appears to be far from the finished article managing just 6 goals in 27 appearances this season.
However, his potential is undoubted with the youngster having played at international level for Russia at every level from the U15’s to senior level.
But you have to ask if he is the man for us in our current situation where we need a natural goalscorer to do the business now as opposed to a couple of years down the line.
Hows Does Signing Fedor Chalov Appeal To You?
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