Chelsea are looking to bolster their attacking options with January moves for
The Chelsea boardroom are prepared to back
? Mauro Icardi league stats for the past 4 seasons:
2017/18: ?34 ??29 ?1
2016/17: ?34 ??24 ?8
2015/16: ?33 ??16 ?4
2014/15: ?36 ??22 ?6
Clinical striker. pic.twitter.com/aEf77CNDvU
— Aidan Walsh ? (@AidanWalshMUFC) October 14, 2018
25-year-old Ic?ardi head the lists at the Bridge but the London club may be priced out of a move for the Argentinian who has scored four goals this term for ?Inter.
The striker has a release clause in his contract of £97.5m but this is not active until the summer – with Inter attempting to tie him down to an improved deal with new terms to avoid a January exit.
Piatek of Genoa could be a more viable option for ?Chelsea, with the Polish international making a name for himself in Italy with an impressive debut season in ?Serie A.
The 23-year-old moved to Genoa in the summer for just £3.5m but has hit the ground running with
Genoa’s 1-1 draw against ?Juventus on Saturday was the first time Piatek had appeared for his new club without finding the net.
Speculation of Chelsea’s search for a centre forward comes as striker ?Alvaro Morata has failed to impress under