Southampton are prepared to sell star midfielder Romeo Lavia this summer just one year after signing him from Manchester City, 90min understands.
The Saints brought in the then-18-year-old after he had made just two senior appearances for Man City, but he has quickly blossomed into one of the Premier League’s brightest young stars.
Lavia made such a great immediate impression on the south coast that Chelsea lodged a bid to sign him late in the same summer window in which he joined Southampton. This approach was knocked back.
Despite Lavia’s progress, Southampton find themselves mired in the…