The La Liga club is competing with the Blues, that wish to add another prospect for their academy at Cobham Training Centre.

Chelsea are competing with Atletico Madrid to sign the Stoke City kid Mohamed Sankoh, who has been likened to Romelu Lukaku.

Sankoh is arguably the hottest prospect in the Championship club’s academy since the Dutch ahead has twenty eight goals and supplied nine assists in the Under-18 level this year.

Both Chelsea and Atletico have had discussions with all the 16-year-old, who won the European Under-17 Championship together with all the Netherlands at 2019 along with Chelsea’s Ian Maatsen.

The child, whose bodily characteristics and successful strike-rate have prompted comparisons to previous Chelsea ahead Lukaku, can be qualified to signify Sierra Leone.

Sankoh signed Stoke out of Sparta Rotterdam in 2018, along with his brother Abdul, having showcased for the side for a youth participant.

Stoke are now in 17th place at the Championship and are confronting a third successive season in the branch after being relegated from the Premier League 2 decades back.

Because of this, Stoke will see their parachute payments from relegation decreased to approximately 20 percent in year three as the team will profit from their former Premier League status.

In case Sankoh was to visit Chelsea, he’d represent the most recent addition to the academy after a hectic recruiting drive in recent weeks since the Blues have added to their positions at the childhood level.

Chelsea beat Juventus and Inter to signal HJK Helsinki child Jimi Tauriainen in March, together with the highly-rated adolescent set to join the club on July 1.

Together with Finland’s Under-16s captain, the Blues have procured more Nordic signings lately such as Tauriainen’s fellow unborn kid Lucas Bergstrom, Norwegian talent Bryan Fiabema and Edwin Andersson from Sweden.

Chelsea also have retained a lot of the finest young talent after Frank Lampard’s drive to make use of kids in his first group, with awarded eight debuts this year.

Chelsea will also be considering renewing bargains for Tammy Abraham and Olivier Giroud, while carefully taking a look at the transfer market with doubt remaining in the match because of the coronavirus outbreak.