According to the reports from Daily Star, Chelsea have made official bid for FC Augsburg defender Abdul Rahman Baba. The 20-year old wing back has been in sensational form and has already drawn interest from the likes of Real Madrid and Juventus.

The Ghana international has made 31 appearences for Augsburg last season and has created more chances than any other defender in the club. The full back also assisted 4 goals last season.

Chelsea are keen to sign the defender as Mourinho wants to make Baba his first choice left back which will help Cesar Azpilicueta to return to right-back and freeing up Branislav Ivanovic to play centre back.

The Blues have already made an official bid which is worth £10million but Augsburg are believed to want a fee closer to £15million. However, Juventus are looking to hijack Chelsea deal as the Italian giants are also keen on the player.

The player’s agent Empacher has already confirmed that his client would move to a big European club if he needs to move away from Augsburg.

He said, “If Baba has to move from Augsburg, then he is going to a top European team.”

Baba has not only impressed in attack but has also won emarkable 91 tackles and 77 headed duels last season which makes him one of the best left backs in Bundesliga at just 20 years.

  • SHARE

    I am a sports enthusiast. Primarily a football fan these days post the golden era of Indian cricket.

    Related Posts

    Pema Khandu, Arunachal Pradesh, Olympic Bhavan, Indoor Stadium,

    Modern multi-purpose indoor stadium, Olympic Bhavan in Itanagar: Prema Khandu

    Itanagar, Dec 18: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Sunday announced setting up of a modern multi-purpose indoor stadium, besides constructing an Olympic Bhavan...
    Jose Egas Dos Santos Branco, Zequinha, ATK, Mumbai City

    ISL: ATK thumps Mumbai City 1-0 to clinch season’s first win

    Mumbai, Dec 18: Defending champions ATK tasted their first win in the Indian Super League (ISL) football tournament, defeating hosts Mumbai City FC 1-0 at...
    Dubai Superseries Final, PV Sindhu, Akane Yamaguchi, Japan, India, Badminton

    PV Sindhu loses to Akane Yamaguchi in Dubai Superseries Finals

    Dubai, Dec 18: Indian star shuttler P.V. Sindhu lost to Japan's Akane Yamaguchi in the women's singles final of the season-ending BWF World Superseries Finals...
    Sports Diplomacy, Australia, Football, India, Narendra Modi,

    After cricket, Australian football can build bridges with India in sports diplomacy

    Prime Ministers Narendra Modi and Malcolm Turnbull approving a Memorandum of Understanding on sports between the two governments, it is time to explore the...
    Kuldeep Yadav, Team India, Vizag, Shikhar Dhawan

    My twin strike changed match’s momentum, says Kuldeep Yadav

    Visakhapatnam, Dec 18: Left-arm wrist spinner Kuldeep Yadav felt that his two wickets in an over changed the complexion of the match as India thumped...