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Chelsea to make a move for Zaha in January

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If Chelsea sees their transfer embargo reduced, they will make a move for Wilfried Zaha in the January Transfer window.

According to reports from The Guardian, Chelsea is confident their transfer activity restrictions will be lifted soon.

It is understood, that the powers that be at Chelsae believe that there transfer activity privilege will be restored before the next Premier League window opens.

Wilfried Zaha to leave Crystal Palace was one of the English transfer windows sagas. Both Arsenal and Everton chased the player. But Palace kept rejecting offers.

Zaha turned in a transfer request at the last minute. But both clubs grew tired of negotiating with what seemed to be an impossible deal.

Arsenal signed Nicolas Pepe from Lille for 72 million. While Everton turned to Arsenal and signed Alex Ibowi for 35 Million.

Zaha was left furious that he was kept against his wishes at Selhurst Park.

Manager Roy Hodgson apparently wanted nothing to do with goings-on. When stopped by the press and asked for his opinion.

Hodgson said:

“His beef is with the board and the chairman, not me.”

It is understood that Steve Parish, the Palace Chairman has tried to defuse the situation somewhat. He has told Zaha to carry on working hard and they will revisit the situation in January.

Frank Lampard will want to bolster his troops as soon as he can.

He has lost club talisman Eden Hazzard, and defensive stalwart David Luiz, as well as a few youngsters in his first window.

It can be assumed that Roman Abramovich has promised Lampard adequate funds as soon as he can spend.

They may be the only team left that could afford the Palace asking price. Rumored to be 80 million pounds cash only.

MOENCHENGLADBACH, GERMANY – AUGUST 03: Head coach Frank Lampard of Chelsea looks on prior to the pre-season friendly match between Borussia Moenchengladbach and FC Chelsea at Borussia-Park on August 03, 2019 in Moenchengladbach, Germany. The match between (Photo by Christof Koepsel/Bongarts/Getty Images)