Chelsea could be tempted into selling Michy Batshuayi to Borussia Dortmund this summer if it means the Blues get a headstart in the race to sign Christian Pulisic, according to a report from the Daily Mail.
The 19-year-old winger has suitors from across Europe and has been linked with a move away from Dortmund for some time. However, no transfer of the Hershey-born attacker has ever materialised.
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Although a move for Pulisic before the competition in Russia kicks off doesn’t seem to make too much sense – the USMNT failed to qualify for the World Cup – Chelsea’s desire to get a deal done early could actually be linked to Batshuayi.
Should the former Marseille striker have a stellar competition, or a disastrous one, his transfer value could change dramatically and Chelsea could lose the upper hand in the race for Pulisic.