Now, when it comes to transfer deadline week we are always prepared for the big surprises and the drama, and today, that has certainly delivered.
The Secret Scout is actually a very reliable insider account, usually for youth related football. However, he is known to have some good Chelsea sources as well during recent times when reporting news, and he has put some news out today that sent shockwaves around Chelsea fans.
He claims that Chelsea are working on trying to sign Neymar from PSG before the transfer window closes on Thursday night.
His tweet, as seen below, mentioned Wilfried Zaha from Crystal Palace as well as Chelsea try and add goal scorers before the window closes.
🚨 Chelsea are working on trying to bring either Wilfried Zaha or Neymar to Stamford Bridge before the deadline as they look to add goals to their attack.
— TheSecretScout (@TheSecretScout_) August 30, 2022
Neymar was linked with Chelsea a few times at the start of the window as well and would certainly be a statement signing. Let’s see if anything comes of this noise.