Chelsea starlet Ethan Ampadu wanted by RB Leipzig on season-long loan transfer


RB LEIPZIG are the frontrunners in the race to land Ethan Ampadu on a season-long loan.

The Wales international, 18, stayed behind from Chelsea’s pre-season tour in Japan to sort out a deal.

 Chelsea starlet Ethan Ampadu is wanted by RB Leipzig on a loan

1

Chelsea starlet Ethan Ampadu is wanted by RB Leipzig on a loanCredit: Getty

And the German club are looking at offering the teenager regular football next season in Bundesliga and a chance in the Champions League.

Leipzig boss Julian Nagelsmann is looking to bolster his squad after qualifying for Europe’s top competition.

And Ampadu can give him options at centre-back and defensive-midfield.

The German club see him as a bright British star of the future and have also targeted the likes of Ademola Lookman at Everton.

Meanwhile, Frank Lampard has given a lifeline to Chelsea hate-figure Jorginho.

The Italian midfielder was a scapegoat last season and was booed by his own fans for always passing sideways.

But new boss Lampard says last summer’s £57million signing is becoming a leader.

New Chelsea manager Frank Lampard trains team before their match against Japanese champions Kawasaki Frontale





READ SOURCE

READ  How many children does Cristiano Ronaldo have, what are their names and do they have different mums?

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here