Chelsea transfer news: Chelsea scouts watch Alexander Isak in action

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Chelsea transfer news: Chelsea scouts watch Alexander Isak in action



Isak has been on fire in front of goal for Willem II (Picture: Getty)Borussia Dortmund’s exciting forward Alexander Isak is a target for Chelsea, according to reports.
Isak is on loan in the Netherlands at Willem II and has scored eleven goals in eleven appearances for the Dutch side.
Ten of those goals have come in the 19-year-old’s last six appearances. Being Swedish, Isak being hailed as the next Zlatan Ibrahimovic and has already made three appearances for the international side.
The Mirror claim Chelsea sent scouts to watch Isak in action in his club’s last outing against Ajax.

Dortmund loaned Isak out to the Netherlands (Picture: Getty)Isak scored in that game and is continuing to impress on loan from Dortmund.
The teenager signed for Dortmund in January 2017 in a reported £14million deal, as Dortmund beat Real Madrid to his signature.
Real continue to monitor Isak’s progress and would likely challenge Chelsea should the Blues bid for the Swede.

Real Madrid are also monitoring Isak (Picture: Getty)Isak’s long frame not only earned him comparisons with Swedish legend Ibrahimovic, but also the nickname ‘Giraffe’.
With speculation swirling Isak was unhappy with being loaned out to Willem II, the centre-forward revealed he would consider his options at the end of the current campaign.
He said: ‘I want to play for a really big club in a big league. I will see about my near future at the end of this season.’

Isak is being scouted by Chelsea (Picture: Getty)Chelsea are on the hunt for a young striker capable of developing into a top talent, but their efforts to sign Isak may be blocked by a transfer ban.
The London club are waiting to learn the result of their appeal against a two-window transfer ban handed down by Fifa.
Chelsea though may feel they are in a good position to sign Isak having successfully negotiated with Dortmund over the signing of Christian Pulisic, who will join the Blues this summer.
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