Chelsea offer five-year contract in bid to sign to 23-year-old Belgian – report

Chelsea are ready to double Yannick Carrasco's wages with the offer of a five-year contract, according to reports

Transfer Agent
By Transfer Agent
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte Photo: Screengrab

Chelsea are ready to double Yannick Carrasco’s wages with the offer of a five-year contract to sign for the Blues, according to reports in Spain.

Spanish outlet Don Balon, as quoted by the Daily Star, is reporting that the west London side have tabled a big-money offer to try and convince the Belgian to sign for the Blues this summer.

The same report states that Carrasco looked set for a move to Bayern Munich but Atletico Madrid’s transfer ban has affected that proposal.

It is claimed that Atletico Madrid’s move to sign Vitolo has cast doubt over Carrasco’s long-term future at the Spanish club, even though he’ll be loaned to Las Palmas until January due to their transfer ban.

The 23-year-old Carrasco scored 10 goals and made four assists for Atletico Madrid last season in the Spanish league.

He started 27 games in the top flight and made a further eight appearances from the bench.

Chelsea completed their third signing of the summer on Saturday when they finally announced a deal to land Tiemoue Bakayoko from Monaco, following the arrivals of Antonio Rudiger and Willy Caballero.

MORE: Latest Chelsea news and views

MORE: Football transfer rumours and gossip


MORE: The latest football transfer news

MORE: Meet the Premier League's most stylish footballers

MORE: Do you know the top Muslim footballers in the Premier League?

MORE: Man United latest news

MORE: Arsenal latest news

MORE: Chelsea latest news

MORE: Liverpool latest news

Laver Cup 2017
The Sport Review
Laver Cup 2017: World’s best Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer take up the baton for Europe
The Sport Review
Top 50 most stylish footballers in the world in 2017: Arsenal, Man United, Chelsea, Liverpool stars feature
The Sport Review
Top 40 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Man United stars feature
The Sport Review
Top 25 footballers’ cars: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Real Madrid players feature
The Sport Review
Top 20 Nigerian footballers in Premier League: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool stars feature
The Sport Review
Arsenal player wages 2017: Do you know how much Xhaka, Ozil and Coquelin earn each week?
The Sport Review
Rio Ferdinand makes admission about Philippe Coutinho to Liverpool FC fans
The Sport Review
Arsene Wenger sends direct message to Arsenal fans about Alex Iwobi
The Sport Review
Jose Mourinho delivers latest Man United update about Paul Pogba