Bayern were today forced to release a statement warning clubs over any approach for Lewandowski’s signature, with Sky Sports claiming Chelsea and Manchester United had held talks with the striker’s representatives. Only a tremendous offer would force the Bundesliga club to sell, but the aforementioned duo certainly have the finances to make it happen. The Poland international would be an upgrade to Diego Costa and the Stamford Bridge faithful will be dreaming about this deal, even if it is a little farfetched.
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Diego Costa has been told where to go by Antonio Conte, leaving Chelsea with a big player to replace in this summer’s market.
The Premier League champions are yet to act in the transfer window, but rumours are beginning to intensify over possible targets.
Chelsea no doubt have the funds to go all out for one of Europe’s top centre forwards – so who should they be going for?
Scroll through the gallery above to check out six ‘dream’ replacements to Diego Costa.