News reports suggest Arsenal have Agreed an £8m bid for Chelsea to sign defender David Luiz. The Brazil international, 32, will have a medical on Thursday along with Celtic left-back Kieran Tierney, who is set to join the Gunners for £25m.
Luiz did not train with the Chelsea first-team on Wednesday after sensationally trying to force a transfer deadline move to Arsenal. Unai Emery worked with Luiz at Paris Saint Germain, are interested in signing 32-year-old Luiz before the transfer window closes at 5pm on Thursday.
If Arsenal Sign David Luiz, Lampard already brought Zouma back into the first-team fold after the 24-year-old France defender spent last term on loan at Everton, and now Zouma and Christensen could be in line to pair up for Sunday’s trip to Manchester United in Chelsea’s opening league fixture.
Wilfried Zaha handed in a transfer request to try to force a move away from Crystal Palace, and Romelu Lukaku closed in on a switch to Inter Milan after training away from Manchester United.