Chelsea are making a move for Marseille midfielder Gianelli Imbula.La Provence says Chelsea are preparing a £25 million bid for the youngster.

Both Arsenal and Chelsea were linked with a move for Imbula during the most recent transfer window, only for the player to instead sign for Marseille.

The Belgian born midfielder was eligible to represent Congo through his parents but has now pledged his allegiance to France after representing them at Under 21 level.