Chelsea open talks with former Roma man to replace Fabregas

13 January at 18:00
According to what has been reported by reputable Italian sports journalist Alfredo Pedulla, Chelsea have opened a line of communication with Russian Premier League club Zenit St. Petersburg about a move for Leandro Paredes - the former Roma man who has made a name for himself in Russia.

Chelsea have to face the reality of losing Cesc Fabregas, who has signed a pre-contract with Monaco and are looking to replace him with someone younger but also of a first team quality that can fit right into the team, almost from the get-go.

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