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Chelsea ponder meeting buyout clause of Sevilla defender Jules Kounde

Chelsea are emerging as favourites to land Sevilla defender Jules Kounde.

The French youngster is attracting interest from across Europe, with the likes of Barcelona, Chelsea and Manchester United all watching his situation.

AS says Real Madrid are also keen, however Chelsea are now regarded as favourites to land Kounde.

Indeed, it's suggested the Blues are so convinced about Kounde that they're willing to meet his €80m buyout clause.

The 22 year-old is now in his second season with Sevilla after being signed from Bordeaux.

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