Chelsea reignite interest in Galatasaray left-back Alex Telles

Chelsea are eyeing a move for Galatasaray’s Brazilian left-back Alex Telles according to the Express (via Metro).

The daily newspaper report that the Blues who supposedly missed out on Telles in the summer but could reignite their interest in January.

Telles is currently on a season long loan at Inter Milan meaning the earliest the the 23-year-old could join the London based club is in July.

The former Gremio man’s current deal at Inter includes a buyout option for £6.25million so Chelsea may have a fight on their hands to sign the highly-rated full-back.

The Daily Star reported that Galatasaray turned down a £5 million offer from Chelsea for the Brazilian full-back over the summer transfer window.

Telles has two assists in 11 Serie A appearances for Inter this season.
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