Chelsea prioritise signing France World Cup star in January

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Chelsea’s main objective for the upcoming January transfer window is to complete the signing of Juventus midfielder and France international Adrien Rabiot, according to media outlet Fichajes via Goal.

Rabiot’s contract with Juventus expires at the end of the season but while other clubs are looking to sign the France international at the end of the season as a free agent, Chelsea are looking to jump ahead of everyone else by signing him in January for a small transfer fee.

Rabiot is currently with the France World Cup squad and will be looking to have an impressive World Cup.

Meanwhile, Chelsea legend Paul Canoville is excited the Blues are closing in on the signing of Brazilian wonderkid Endrick.

The Chelsea legend tweeted: “Very excited with news Chelsea are seriously closing in on the next big thing. Very, very big thing!! ENDRICK!!!”