RUMOURS: Chelsea to move & finalise Barkley deal from Everton

Chelsea are increasingly becoming a threat to Tottenham’s move for Ross Barkley, according to The Daily Telegraph.

Spurs see Barkley’s value at  £25 million, half of what the club valued him at earlier in the window, and refuse to pay more for his services after the player made it clear he wanted out and did not feature in the pre-season. 

The Everton star has been rumoured with a move away from Goodison Park all summer long.

But the Blues are now seriously considering a move for the midfielder and, like Spurs, feel that Barkley could prove to be the bargain of the window…

Ross Barkley has been backed to make the move to Chelsea from Everton