The Athletic’s David Ornstein has provided an update on the current situation regarding Mason Mount and Chelsea’s new contracts, with Premier League clubs Liverpool , Manchester City and Arsenal. Who are constantly watching
Jurgen Klopp is targeting a summer move for the 24-year-old as he plans to overhaul the squad after a poor season in form.
Earlier, it was report that Mount was unhappy with Chelsea’s offer. Decided to leave in the summer, with Liverpool a favorite. While Manchester United were also in the mix.
However, a recent repor Have come out to reveal about the progress in this regard. By picking up David Ornstein’s conversation with Rio Ferdinand via YouTube channel FIVE that says
“You guys keep talking about it all the time. As I said on Friday, direct negotiations have open between co-owner Todd Bohley and Mason Mount, privately. They have emphasized Mount’s importance to Chelsea and his desire to remain at the club.
“That’s the view of the management that believes everything is going well. For the first time there seems to be a light at the end of the tunnel about this.”
“But there two factors involved in this. This was not the conclusion they want. Especially with the news of interest in Mason Mount from the likes of Liverpool, Manchester United, Arsenal and from Thomas Tuchel, who wanted him a lot after working together. Which will have to wait and see if Bayern will back him or not as well
“It is a very important decision for both sides, Chelsea are considering a new contract and selling him, and Mason Mount has the right to stay for at least another year if he does not sign a new contract. team and leave for free in 2024.”