Transfer news LIVE: Chelsea 'agree £33.8m Kalidou Koulibaly, Tuchel plays down Ronaldo Chelsea speculation, Barcelona announce Dembele stay

Transfer news LIVE: Chelsea 'agree £33.8m Kalidou Koulibaly, Tuchel plays down Ronaldo Chelsea speculation, Barcelona announce Dembele stay


Chelsea 'agree £33.8m Kalidou Koulibaly deal, to undergo medical 

Chelsea have reportedly agreed a fee of €40m (£33.8m) plus add-ons with Napoli to sign centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly this summer.

According to journalist Fabrizio Romano, Chelsea have now reached an agreement with Napoli to sign the Senegal international for an initial €40m (£33.8m) plus add-ons, with the defender also agreeing personal terms on a £8.5m-a-year salary.

Tuchel plays down Ronaldo Chelsea speculation

Nevertheless, speaking on the club's pre-season tour of the United States, Tuchel has suggested that he may not sign any more fresh faces for the final third.

The German told Sky Sports News: "I would not rule it out but right now it is not the priority. The priority right now is defence, it's not a secret. From there we need to see what's possible

Barcelona announce Dembele stay

Barcelona have confirmed that Ousmane Dembele has signed a new two-year contract extension after his previous deal expired last month.

The French winger, 25, had reportedly taken a pay cut to agree fresh terms, but Mirror Football understands that those claims are wide of the mark.

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