However, Mourinho will also be running his eye over AS Monaco striker Radamel Falcao.
The Blues manager is keen to land the Colombian in January and wants to make a personal check on the centre-forward.
Interestingly, the French Football Federation met with club presidents and government officials last night to discuss the 75 per cent tax demands set upon football clubs. There is now a government push to have Monaco included in the law, which will have huge ramifications for ASM and big earners like Falcao.
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