Chelsea will have to pay big if they want Monaco midfielder who the club has placed a €60 million price tag on.
The Blues have been strongly interested in making a move for the midfielder who could replace NGolo Kante.
Monaco want Chelsea to pay €60 million to sign Aurelien Tchouameni ahead of the January transfer window.
A move is on the table but it is still unsure if they will be looking to spend that big on the midfielder who is still young.
Chelsea now know exactly how much it would take to price transfer target Aurelien Tchouameni out of Monaco.
If latest reports are to be believed with Chelsea keen on signing the player when the transfer window opens.
According to Marca, the Ligue 1 outfit are expected to demand €60m (£51m) for the services of the French midfielder.
He is fresh off the back of winning the Nations League with France during the most recent international break.
That has also increased his value in the market which it won’t be easy getting to sign him away from Monaco.
Chelsea will be hoping they can seal a move at a cut price when the window opens in January or wait till next summer window.