Lto countdown to the start of the 2021-22 season in The league is already underway. In less than 10 days the first day of the championship will be played. But the teams still have many outstanding accounts in the market. In the case of Seville, with two proper names: that of Jules Kooundé, ready to be transferred to the Premier League, and that of Joselu Mato, which awaits in Vitoria an agreement to reach Nerve.
The 31-year-old Galician forward has long had a verbal agreement with him Seville to join the team that directs Julen lopetegui. However, his current club refuses to let him out for less than 10 million euros, despite the fact that his contract ends in one year and in January he could be free to sign for any other team (as long as his linking playing 25 games this year, as reflected in one of the clauses of his contract).
Joselu has not played yet in preseason
So far this preseason Joselu has not played any of the five friendly matches of the Alaves. The former, according to his club, due to physical problems, although for several days he has been working normally with his teammates while he lives a tense wait in search of an agreement that allows him to land in the Ramón Sánchez-Pizjuán. A situation similar to that of Jules Kooundé, although in this case in the opposite direction …
The French central, back after playing the Eurocup With the national team, he has not had minutes in the last two friendlies of his team, against PSG and the Rome. You have a pre-agreement to play in the Chelsea next season, but the deal between clubs has not been closed that allows him to pack his bags for England to join the reigning champion of Europe and take the sporting leap you are looking for.
Chelsea, now focused on Lukaku
The London club is focused these days on hiring Lukaku, which could exceed 100 million euros, leaving in the background the negotiation for Kooundé. After unsuccessfully trying to include several footballers in the operation (Zouma, who preferred to stay in England, Emerson or Kenedy), everything is waiting for the contacts to be retaken in search of a solution with an economic offer or new names as part of the exchange. While, Jules works under the orders of Lopetegui preparing the friendly on Saturday against the Aston Villa… in England, where your future can be.