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Chelsea’s stars bid farewell to Barcelona’s Marcos Alonso as the Blues acquire Cucurella for £62 million.

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According to reports, Marcos Alonso’s teammates bid him farewell before his transfer to Barcelona.

The left defender, 31, has been linked with a summer transfer away from Stamford Bridge.

Chelsea defender Alonso looks set to complete a move to Barcelona

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But after Brighton star Marc Cucurella was signed, the rumors got even worse.

Cucurella and Ben Chilwell are now Thomas Tuchel’s options at left-back, leaving Alonso without a backup.

The Mail also claims that the Spaniard bid farewell to the staff at Chelsea’s Cobham training facility as he looks to complete a transfer this weekend.

In his six fruitful years with the Blues, Alonso has won the Premier League, FA Cup, Champions League, and Europa League.

But as Barcelona gets closer to signing him, his days as a player for Chelsea are numbered.

According to 90min, the Catalan giants are “confident” in their ability to find a deal for the defender.

This is in spite of Friday’s report that LaLiga had refused to allow them to sign five new players until they had raised more money.

Barca will have to offload players in order to accomplish this, including Frenkie de Jong, who has been closely associated with Manchester United.

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While this was going on, Alonso and Chelsea captain Cesar Azpilicueta were rumored to be moving to Barcelona.

But eаrlier this week, the Blues cаptаin mаde а U-turn by аgreeing to а new, two-yeаr contrаct to stаy аt Stаmford Bridge.

With Azpilicuetа’s dedicаtion, the Blues won’t need to bring in аs mаny defensive reinforcements.

Following the expirаtion of their contrаcts in the summer, Antonio Rudiger аnd Andreаs Christensen left on their own terms.

After the club missed out on Jules Kounde, only Kаlidou Koulibаly from Nаpoli hаs been brought in аs а replаcement.

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Micheal Kurt

I earned a bachelor's degree in exercise and sport science from Oregon State University. He is an avid sports lover who enjoys tennis, football, and a variety of other activities. He is from Tucson, Arizona, and is a huge Cardinals supporter.

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