Chelsea made a £50m deadline day bid for Southampton midfielder Romeo Lavia.
Lavia only signed for Southampton during the summer transfer window, but after impressive performances in the first few weeks of the season, the 18-year-old has already attracted the interest of other clubs.
Despite his age, Lavia has shown immense maturity to already become a key figure in Southampton’s side, and he could have been on the move on deadline day.
According to Fabrizio Romano, Chelsea wanted to sign Lavia from Southampton and saw a £50m bid rejected.
Behind the scenes. Chelsea wanted to sign Romeo…