Manchester United are considered no more in chase to land star defender as Chelsea fire up chase to add to their defense line
Chelsea would be keen to reinforce their defense line by midyear and have been identified to be leading chase for much wanted defender.
Upamecano has been on the wanted list of many top flight team as the Leipzig man now considering exit.
Having initially been one of the most talked likely destination for the 22-year-old, Man United have reportedly backed off on the transfer chase.
With a release clause said to be around £38m, Chelsea would see the recent update as a major boost to go ahead in landing Upamecano.
Reinforcing the defense line is what’s considered to be Thomas Tuchel’s current plan as he aims to continue his win streak after winning 3 of his first 4 games as Blues manager.
Bayern Munich and Liverpool are also other sides weighing up the chances of converting the defender.
According to Christian Falk, the transfer battle now exist between Chelsea, Liverpool and Bayern Munich for Upamecano.