Performances of goalkeeper Edouard Mendy 2019/20 season

Journalist Simon Johnson of The Athletic has put a remarkable information: Chelsea have started negotiations with Rennes over the future of goalkeeper Edouard Mendy and could complete the deal in the next few days. Mendy will immediately occupy the position of Kepa Stamford Bridge.

Chelsea goalkeeper 1m97 asked for super big hands, about to hit the milestone of 220 million pounds
Edouard Mendy Chelsea being asked to buy (Image Source: Internet)

Edouard Mendy Chelsea being asked to buy

Kepa fallen disastrous performance in the 2019/20 season to the extent there was a statistically showing the Basque goalkeeper the better ranked second only other goalie has played in the top 5 European leagues in effect shot clearance results. Kepa not start poorly in the cross but also its very weak wrist and has little to no shot slip through his hands into the net.

And the solution is to buy one of the Chelsea goalkeeper is not only high but also superior to the hand than Kepa. Mendy 1m97 height property (high Kepa 1m86) and comes with a hand that we must look to assess the "crisis". Mendy also older than 28 years old but Kepa when Chelsea do not need to buy young star with a position requires experience and stability, but Mendy, the rate of clearance good shot Ligue 1 season 2019/20 3rd.

According to Johnson, the negotiations are progressing quickly though Rennes refused the £ 14m Chelsea earlier proposed. This service has the help of an adviser Petr Cech, former Czech goalkeeper was former Rennes man before moving to Chelsea. Prices for Mendy is expected at around 20 million pounds by Chelsea also promised to pay extra fees if Mendy played for Rennes to Rennes from satisfactory requires high initial fee.

Look hands Mendy

If done for Mendy, Chelsea could increase the total money of up to 220-230 million pounds in summer 2020. They market bought Ziyech Hakim, Timo Werner, Thiago Silva, Malang Sarr, Ben Chilwell and Kai Havertz total amount £ 200.88. But they still do not worry, "bleeding cash" for 2 seasons before they close for the £ 248 million sale of players, so they are still making a profit if the overall look.

Even The Athletic also said Chelsea have yet to drop Declan Rice and can buy West Ham player to complete the defense in particular and the transfer of the club in general. The money thus can team up to 300 million pounds in the summer transfer period in history is the most majestic of Real Madrid in 2019 to 272.6 million pounds spent.