According to the reports from Britain, Chelsea are still in hunt for England international centre-back John Stones.
The 21-year old star was a top summer target for Ex-Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho as Merseyside Blues have knocked back several approaches from the Blues and the last third bid was around £37m.
England international star has come under fire during Merseyside Blues poor season and was again scrutinized after 4-0 defeat to Liverpool and Man United FA Cup defeat in the semi Finals, But that has not put off Pep Guardiola, Louis van Gaal, Antonio Conte, Luis Enrique and Jose Mourinho, who would all jump at the chance to work with Stones next season.
Roberto Martinez’s side have reportedly made an attempt to convince the centre-back to sign a new contract but pen has not been put to paper, leading to more questions over his future.
Defending Premier League champions are hopeful that they can take advantage of the situation and are in need of defensive reinforcements as captain Terry’s contract dwindles down, with the current defensive issues Blues are expected to be one of the most active teams in the transfer market in the summer.