Portuguese footballer Alex Telles has changed his agent recently. According to some Portuguese newspapers, this rated defender wants a Premier League switch to Chelsea.
Currently, he is working with agent Pini Zahavi in order to progress his transfer.
Alex Telles is a Brazillian defender. He is now 27 years old and currently playing for the Portuguese side FC Porto. Telles is a very important player for FC Porto. He always finds his place in the starting eleven for FC Porto. Alex Telles loves to play and run down the left flank. He plays mainly as a left-winger. Sometimes he plays as a right-sided midfielder or as a right-winger.
Alex Telles has played for his side in 40 matches in this season in all competitions. He managed to score 10 goals and provided 9 assists in this season. Although, he has not played for his country on many occasions. Alex Telles managed to play for his country once. Still, he is popular in European club football. He is looking for a move to Chelsea in order to play in the Premier League.
Telles could cost Chelsea around 45 million euros
Telles has a current market value of 40 million euros. He has his contact with the Portuguese side FC Porto till next year. As this left-footed full-back has the interest to go to Premier League, therefore his club may allow him this summer to make a move. But there will be no chance that he will be available in the market at a cheaper price. Chelsea needs to pay at least 45 million euros or even more.
Alex Telles will help Chelsea surely in the defense
Chelsea got problems at their back from the beginning of the season. They changed their formations on several occasions but nothing worked out. Chelsea’s manager is trying to solve problems in their defense. They have conceded too many goals this season. Alex Telles could bring stability in their defense. Chelsea got Marcos Alonso on the left side of the defense. But he is too inconsistent. Therefore, Alex Telles could be a positive addition to their side.
According to reports, Alex Telles changed his agent last December in order to make his Premier League switch faster and easier. Telles’s sister was working with him previously as his agent. Now, Zahavi is working with him and has a good impression on the Premier League clubs. Therefore Zahavi could help him to make his dream move to Chelsea.