Chelsea are reported to now know where they stand in the pursuit of Genoa’s Krysztof Piatek after they were told the price for the player.
The West London side have been told that Piatek will cost within the region of £60 million with his fine form this season.
So far this season, the Polish striker has scored seven times in seven games and has attracted interest from lots of clubs across Europe with Napoli, Tottenham and Liverpool also reported to be seeking for the player’s signature.
Efforts by Italian side Napoli’s Carlo Ancelotti to sign the striker with a fee of £23 million failed on several occasions with the club unwillingly to let the player leave.
Piatek first played at Polish side KS Cracovia last season before he was snapped up by Genoa in the summer at the rate of £4 million.
The Stamford Bridge are making enough efforts to secure a partner for Belgium star player Eden Hazard who is believed to be carrying the club’s burden.
Chelsea have been asked to secure the services of clinical attackers who can score goals with Olivier Giroud, Alvaro Morata not firing as expected from them.
Chelsea are strong title contenders as they are now 3rd on the log with 20 points after 8 league games.