The Blues are among a few Englisb clubs who are planning to raid Spanish giants Barcelona’s academy who have an array of talent within their ranks.
According to Spanish outlet Mundo Deportivo, several Premier League clubs after looking to lure some of the talent away from the Spanish champions and bring them to England.
Chelsea, Manchester United, Arsenal and Manchester City are all reportedly keeping an eye on the academy and making aggressive movements in order to secure their services.
Several names which are highly regarded are goalkepper Ramon Vila, defender Joel Lopez, midfielders Álex Rico and Nico González, winger Robert Navarro and forwards Ansu Fati , Pablo Moreno and Jaume Jard.
The ‘La Masia’ as the academy is known has brought through some outstanding footballing talent over the years, and now the English clubs want a piece of it.