It’s been a transfer window full of surprises, and Everton could be set to carry on this trend.
The Belgium international was signed by Chelsea in July 2016 from Marseille for a fee of 39 million euros. The 23-year-old has a valid contract with Chelsea until June 2021.
Since his arrival from Marseille, Batshuayi has scored 9 goals and provided 3 assists in 31 games for Chelsea.
Batshuayi is considered to be one of the best strikers in Belgium.
Michy Batshuayi has represented Belgium at Under-21 level, winning 13 caps and scoring 7 goals, before making his senior international debut in September 2012. As a member of Belgium national football team, Michy Batshuayi has won 10 caps and has scored 4 goals.
Adding a striker remains Everton’s top priority this summer and Ronald Koeman will have drafted a shortlist of a number of possible targets he could approach in the last day of the summer transfer window.
Ronald Koeman is a long term admirer of Michy Batshuayi and believes he can get the most out of the 23-year-old.
Koeman has huge transfer kitty this summer and the Chelsea striker is thought to be among the manager’s priorities.
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Everton are desperate to make an impact in this summer transfer window..
According to the report in British Media, the 23-year-old Belgian international could be on his way out of Stamford Bridge with the Toffees on the hunt for a new forward on Deadline Day.
How strong that interest is and whether Everton will make a summer move remains to be seen but it is certainly one worth keeping an eye on.
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