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Chelsea to battle Manchester City for Dutch defender

With the 2019/20 Premier League campaign slowly coming to an end, several top clubs have been roaming the transfer market and analyzing the players they can potentially lure into their team ahead of next season.

According to a report from a reliable journalist, David Ornstein, Chelsea, who has placed Bournemouth defender Nathan Ake on their target list in the transfer market, will be having an intense battle with their England rivals, Manchester City and Manchester United. Several odds appearing in https://www.bestusacasinosites.com have formerly predicted that the Dutch defender is most likely to leave Bournemouth at the end of the season, but his destination can’t be determined yet.

The 25-year-old Dutch defender, who first joined the Cherries on loan from the Stamford Bridge back in the summer of 2016, was quick to establish himself in their team, joined AFC Bournemouth permanently in 2017 and from his performance displayed over the years has seen him tagged as one of the best defenders in the English top flight.

He has been pivotal for the Cherries in his three seasons helping the club maintain their status in the Premier League. The Dutch international is currently helping the club battle out of the relegation zone with his team. Having spent three campaign, with no kind of achievements, big win online casinos predicted that the Dutch defender could be willing to part ways with the club and the number of clubs asking for his signature is not at all inferior to Bournemouth, with Manchester City and Chelsea set to intensify their chase for his signature.

Following their 2-1 defeat at the hands of Chelsea, Manchester City have officially lost out in the race of the Premier League title to Liverpool this season. In their match against the London club, every flaw in the City team could be seen to have originated from their defence and it’s not the first time the club’s defences have failed them. Having recognized this problem Pep Guardiola will need to address the problem by signing a centre-back he could rely on.

Chelsea, on the other hand, have always had issues with their defence but they have a better chance of bringing in Nathan Ake to the team considering they still have a minor relationship going with the Dutchman and it was rumoured that Chelsea still have a buy-back clause included in his contract.