Operating with a back three, Chelsea ideally would want five if not six centre-backs in their squad to give them ideal cover across all four fronts and the Blues are in the market for another when the summer transfer window opens.
Tottenham star Toby Alderweireld is being eyed up for a transfer swoop by Real Madrid and Chelsea after he found himself snubbed from the club's Champions League clash against Juventus, according to a report. The Belgian appears destined to leave Manchester United when his contract expires at the end of the season, despite Jose Mourinho's best efforts to keep him.
Marouane Fellaini will be leaving Manchester United this summer after agreeing a move to Besiktas, claims Turkish outlet Foto Mac.
"Alderweireld, 28, is out of contract in under 18 months but his deal includes a one-year extension which is scheduled to be triggered in the summer of 2019".
Manchester United's Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic is preparing for a move to the MLS by looking at houses in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles. Shaw has worked his way back into the first-team picture at Old Trafford after settling his differences with Mourinho.
However, should Spurs cash-in this summer then the report says the English duo will face stiff competition as Real Madrid are also ready to join the race for Alderweireld's signature.