“Thomas Tuchel and the new owners are building a new midfield for the future, and it isn’t just De Jong being looked at to bring in.
We all know who Tuchel wants to partner De Jong.”
More updates on the De Jong /midfield situation here:
"Kia, my agent, is down there (Spurs training ground) waiting. He said, ‘we have problems, Chelsea made an offer’. I told him I’ll get back in the van, you’ll make do and I’ll go to Chelsea, I will not sign with Tottenham"
- Willian on joining Chelsea