Chelsea will look to tie up a £30m deal for Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson during the January transfer window as Maurizio Sarri aims to increase the club's British core, ahead of a new quota which will be introduced by the Premier League next season.
Wilson had an incredible start to life in the Premier League in 2015 and his famed hat-trick against West Ham in just his third ever top flight game instantly caught the eye of the biggest clubs in the division.
A cruciate ligament injury one month later all but ended Wilson's hopes of moving to one of the so-called 'big six', but the England international is finding his feet once again and already has a better goal return this season than Eden Hazard, Romelu Lukaku
So far this season, neither Olivier Giroud
Gary Cahill, Cesc Fabregas, Danny Drinkwater, Andreas Christensen, Victor Moses and Rob Green have all been tipped to leave Stamford Bridge, and although players can be fast-tracked through from the academy, Wilson is being lined up as a genuine first team player.