Joao Felix

Chelsea report: Blues striker hunt isn’t over as attention turns to Marcus Thuram

January 14, 2023

Chelsea are pursuing a deal for Borussia Monchengladbach striker Marcus Thuram despite already bringing in Joao Felix this month, say reports.

The Blues forked out €11m (opens in new tab) to sign the Portugal international on loan until the end of the season from Atletico Madrid on Wednesday. 

But there is speculation in Germany that the west London club want to further bolster their attack during the mid-season window.

Chelsea have already signed Joao Felix on loan this month (Image credit: Getty)

Sky Germany (opens in new tab) reporter Florian Plettenberg claims that Chelsea are after a “finisher” and says Thuram is a “serious option” being discussed at Stamford Bridge.