The Premier League battle for Ajax defender Joel Veltman is heating up.

The Daily Mail says Chelsea were once again among clubs represented at PEC Zwolle's game against Ajax on Sunday.<> The Stamford Bridge club were joined by scouts from Manchester United, Manchester City and Arsenal as they continue to monitor Ajax defender Veltman.

Interestingly, United legend Jaap Stam has been credited with Veltman's improved form after joining the Ajax backroom staff.

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