AS Monaco looking to raid Chelsea for reinforcements
FOOTBALL-Nairobi, Kenya 27 December 20:22 GMT
AS Monaco boss Thierry Henry is looking to reunite with a couple of his former players during his career with Chelsea duo of Mitchy Batshuayi and Cesc Fabregas being linked Pepe and Younes Belhanda with a January moves and Galatsary Younis Belhanda also eyed.
Monaco currently in the bottom three in Ligue are looking to add some reinforcements with Michy Batshauyi flopping and struggling for form and game time at Valencia looking to reunite with his former Belgian coach according to multiple reports in the media.
Cesc Fabregas with his playing situation mainly on the bench is also part of a list of players that Monaco has identified to re-energise their squad and the former teammate of Henry fits the bill and Valere Germain of Marseille has been linked with a move back to the Monegasque principality after failing to impress at the Velodrome.
Younes Belhanda, according to Nice-Matin , the 28-year-old Moroccan could soon return to France, thanks to interest OGC Nice and Monaco would like to recruit him. Belhanda, under contract until 2021 at Galatasaray.
AS Monaco are very active on the Pepe track, according to France Football on Wednesday. The former defender of Real Madrid is a free agent since the break of his contract with Besiktas. His agent, Jorge Mendes, very close to the Vice President of Monaco Vadim Vasilyev, is pushing to bring the Portuguese international 35 years old.