According to the football transfer rumours in English Media, Chelsea are linked with West Ham playmaker Dimitri Payet.
The France international has joined West Ham United from Marseille on a five-year contract, with the option for an extra 12 months, for a fee in a region of 12.5 million euros in 2015.
Since his arrival from Marseille, Dimitri Payet has been best West Ham player. He has scored 18 goals and provided 25 assists in 66 games for West Ham United, including three goals and provided eight assists in 22 games in all competition this season.
According the Euro Football Rumours sources West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic revealed that Dimitri Payet is refusing to play for the club again and that he wants to leave.
The France international has emerged as a surprise target for Chelsea in January transfer window.
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is big fan of Dimitri Payet and he sees 29 year-old are a perfect replacement if the Blues failed to land Arturo Vidal from Bayern Munich.
Payet has been linked with Marseille and Manchester United this month, but according to English Media, Chelsea are looking to lure the attacking midfielder in winter transfer window.
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