Premier League giants Chelsea football club will most definitely remain keen on further strengthening their goalscoring options under manager Mauricio Pochettino when the transfer window opens next year.
Do remember that the West London club have struggled in front of goal since the start of the new season, scoring just 11 goals in the Premier League – with four goals against 18th-place Burnley.
Chelsea football club splashed the cash to sign Nicolas Jackson from Villarreal during the summer but he has not lived up to expectations so far, scoring three goals in all competitions.
Due to this, Chelsea football club are set to sign more strikers and have now been linked with a transfer move for highly-rated St. Patrick’s Athletic centre-forward Mason Melia when the window opens.
The 16-year-old Ireland International, who gained promotion to the St. Patrick’s Athletic first-team squad earlier this year has been impressive so far, scoring three goals and creating one assist in nine appearances in all competitions for the club.
His excellent performances in front of goal is believed to have attracted interests from Manchester City and Manchester United, but according to reports from Transfer News Live, Chelsea are also keen on bringing him to the Stamford Bridge.
The reports further claimed Chelsea football club are really interested in the highly-rated Mason Melia and are battling the other Premier League clubs in order to sign the striker when the transfer window opens.
it is believed that Chelsea manager Mauricio Pochettino wants to add more goalscoring options to his first-team squad and he has identified the young Mason Melia as one for the future.
But with Manchester United and Manchester City also lurking around, it remains to be seen where the young Mason Melia will choose to continue his developments if he gets to leave St. Patrick’s Athletic next year.