Chelsea have reportedly joined the race to sign highly sought after Roma goalkeeper Alisson Becker. The Brazilian international has long been linked with both Real Madrid and Liverpool, but the Blues look as though they've now taken the lead in the pursuit of the 25-year-old's signature.
Chelsea's goalkeeper situation is precarious to say the least. Thibaut Courtois, who is yet to sign a new contract with the club, sees his current deal in west London run to the end of next summer, and the Blues run the risk of losing him for free this time next year if he's not sold before then.
All summer long, Roma stopper Alisson has been linked with moves to Liverpool and Real Madrid, but neither team has been willing to match the Italian outfit's evaluation of
Sporting director of the Italian capital club Monchi has apparently sanctioned the sale. Real Madrid refuse to go any higher than