Lyon striker Moussa Dembele has been a long-term transfer target for Premier League giants Manchester United since the summer and the player has a new suitor, Chelsea according to the report from The Telegraph.
Moussa Dembele is said to be on the transfer wishlist of Chelsea manager Frank Lampard ahead of the January transfer window.
Frank Lampard has £150m to spend in the January transfer window after the ban imposed on the Blues was lifted upon the appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS).
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Manchester United target Moussa Dembele is one of the players on the transfer wishlist at Chelsea alongside RB Leipzig striker Timo Werner, Villarreal winger Samuel Chukwueze, Borussia Dortmund star Jadon Sancho and Bayer Leverkusen player Leon Bailey.
Chelsea manager Frank Lampard is keen to sign a new striker to complement Tammy Abraham in attack and Moussa Dembele could be the man for the job.
Moussa Dembele was at Scottish champions Celtic before he made the move to French Ligue 1 giants Lyon in a £19m deal last summer.
The French striker is in his second season at Lyon whom he has helped to qualify for the round of 16 of the Champions League.
He has scored 10 goals in 23 games for Lyon in the current campaign.