At the end of last September, the Borussia Dortmund invested no less than € 23 million in the signing of a footballer who barely accumulated a season in the Championship, the very young midfielder Jude Bellingham (17 years). Only two months later, it can already be said that the bet has been a complete success.
In the meager margin of time that he has been defending the German team’s elastic, the promising footballer has shown that he brings together the talent and the opportune character to consolidate himself in the elite. For now, the former Birmingham City has already accumulated 11 official matches with those of the Signal Iduna Park (one goal and two assists).
Logically, its evolution has not gone unnoticed. In fact, information filtered by Eurosport ensures that one of the great clubs in the Premier League, the Chelsea, you already value your hiring for the future. The blues They are considering parking the possible signing of Declan Rice (West Ham) and waiting until 2022 to launch an offensive on Bellingham.
In case the already absolute international (debuted on November 12) maintains its progression and those of Stamford Bridge take action, it remains to be seen how much money Dortmund requires for the departure of a player who, if he does not renew earlier, in the summer of 2022 will find himself only a year away from ending his contract.