Rennes goalkeeper, Edouard Mendy skipped the membership’s coaching on Friday and was unnoticed of the crew squad to face Nimes on Sunday with hypothesis arising that he’s set to maneuver to Chelsea.
Chelsea is working to safe a deal believed to be price round £25 million for Mendy.
Chelsea supervisor, Frank Lampard is eager to signal a brand new shot-stopper after changing into involved by the performances of the membership’s first-choice keeper, Kepa Arrizabalaga.
Mendy has reportedly agreed to phrases on a five-year take care of Chelsea, however each the Premier League giants and the French Ligue 1 facet have been at loggerheads over a payment for the 28-year-old.
Nonetheless, Mendy was seen in footage by a French TV station, TVR, leaving coaching on Friday alongside his agent, Metro UK studies.
The Senegalese goalkeeper took no half in coaching and his deputy, Romain Salin, will as a substitute be between the sticks when Rennes face Nimes on Sunday of their away Ligue 1 opener tie.
It’s understood that Rennes are demanding £25m for Mendy.
Mendy began his profession at Cherbourg and Stade de Reims earlier than he moved to Rennes in 2018