Chelsea join Southampton, Liverpool in Butland battle

Chelsea have joined the battle for Birmingham City goalkeeper Jack Butland. The Mirror says Chelsea have reportedly joined Southampton and Liverpool in the race to sign Butland.

Chelsea have joined the battle for Birmingham City goalkeeper Jack Butland.

The Mirror says Chelsea have reportedly joined Southampton and Liverpool in the race to sign Butland.

The 19-year-old is widely expected to leave the Championship club this week and is available for £6million, with half paid up front.

Chelsea view him as cheap back-up for experienced No Petr Cech and rising stat Thibaut Courtois who is on loan at Atletico Madrid.

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