Chelsea boss keen to start talks with £36 million Luiz replacement

There has been some fresh reports which have claimed Chelsea will look to step-up discussions with Sporting Lisbon over the possibility of signing £35m rated star William Carvalho.

The Blues are preparing to let Brazilian David Luiz leave after the World Cup with Jose Mourinho wanting a replacement brought in before pre-season starts.

And he has set his sights on Carvalho, who has been in superb form this season with him being influential in helping his team to split up the dominance of Porto and Benfica.

And according to the SportsDirectNews website, the Portuguese boss will step up his chase, as he will look to get a deal done as soon as possible. © 2017 Frontier Theme