Arnesen wants two more Chelsea prospects to follow Mancienne to Hamburg

Frank Arnesen is targeting three Chelsea players for his new club Hamburg.

Frank Arnesen is targeting three Chelsea players for his new club Hamburg.

The Daily Mail says new Hamburg director Arnesen is close to completing a £3m deal for Chelsea defender Michael Mancienne - the first of three Blues youngsters being chased by the German side.

The Bundesliga club who recently hired the former Chelsea chief in a similar capacity are believed to have given the Dutchman license to pursue a deal for Chelsea's hottest prospects..

Also on Hamburg's radar is fellow defender Jeffrey Bruma, who is highly regarded. The centre-back has even been capped at senior level for the Netherlands..

Arnesen is also keen on Gael Kakuta who was sent out on loan in January to west-London neighbours Fulham.

 
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