Chelsea want two Courtois replacements as Alisson agrees Liverpool move

first_img 3 REVEALED Courtois looks set for a return to Madrid IN DEMAND Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland RANKED LATEST Cavani ‘agrees’ to join new club and will complete free transfer next summer Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti moving on Latest transfer news Neto has played for Valencia since the summer of 2017 The first, according to Paris United, is France international Alphonse Areola. The 25-year-old was part Les Bleus’ World Cup winning squad this summer, coming off the back of his first season as Paris Saint-Germain’s definite No.1. Chelsea have identified two targets as they hunt for a new goalkeeper amid the impending departure of Thibaut Courtois to Real Madrid.Courtois, the Belgium international, is said to be just days away from being confirmed as the Bernabeu club’s latest signing of the summer. Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January Kevin De Bruyne ‘loves Man City and wants to keep winning’, reveals father However, the signing of Gianluigi Buffon on a free transfer appears to have pushed Areola out the first-team picture for the foreseeable future, and it is claimed he will not hesitate to leave Paris if he’s relegated to back-up keeper.Chelsea face competition from Roma and Areola, with the Italian side looking to bring in a new glovesman themselves with Alisson set for Liverpool.Elsewhere, Tuttomercatoweb link Chelsea with Neto of Valencia. The 28-year-old played for Fiorentina and Juventus before joining the LaLiga side in 2017, and is regarded as a reliable option.center_img targets targets 3 LIVING THE DREAM Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star TOP WORK Areola has never been capped by France, but he was part of their squad that won the World Cup Chelsea were interested in signing Alisson from Roma as Courtois’ replacement, though the Brazil No.1 has agreed to sign for Liverpool for a fee that will make him the most expensive goalkeeper in the history of the sport.The Blues have now had to start searching for alternative targets, and the latest reports link Chelsea with two new glovesman. Liverpool’s signings under Michael Edwards – will Minamino be the next big hit? Chelsea confident of beating Man United and Liverpool to Sancho signing 3 three-way race The report does explicitly state the Brazilian is NOT Chelsea’s first-choice to come to Stamford Bridge as the club’s new No.1, however.last_img read more