Chelsea boss keen to wrap up deal as £26 million offer on table

Reports have claimed Chelsea are to make an improved £26m bid for Everton defender John Stones, the Daily Mail claim.

The Blues had an initial £20m bid rejected today but will return with a better offer as they look to beat Manchester United to his signature.

Jose Mourinho sees the 21-year-old as a potential long-term successor to John Terry, who will turn 35 in December. © 2017 Frontier Theme