Moroccan international Hakim Ziyech is close to leaving his English club Chelsea during the winter transfer period, after he became a major target for Newcastle Club - the third Premier League - in addition to the "Blues" desire to release him so that he can register his new players in the Champions League, based on European Union laws. for the game.
And the English club Newcastle placed the Moroccan star, Hakim Ziyech, among the list of the most prominent players he wants to sign during the winter “Mercato”, in order to strengthen his front line and continue the great level that he imprints on until the last round of the Premier League.
According to the British newspaper "The Telegraph", Ziyash will not be the only Chelsea player that Newcastle wants to sign with this month, but that his colleagues in the "Blues" Connor Calagher and Loftus Chick are also considered a priority for the team.
🔴 Newcastle envisages the ability to sign three Chelsea clubs:
Pour rappel, les Blues doivent enregistrer des ventes après leurs achats faramineux.
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The Moroccan international was marked by a swinging performance with the blue team since the beginning of the season, but he showed his great potential in the historical participation with the “Atlas Lions” during the “Qatar 2022” World Cup, and he was also the star of the last match against Crystal Palace 1-0 after he was behind The assist in the victory goal, which was signed by German Kai Havertz.
European Union laws may hasten the departure of Ziyech
The newspaper says that Graham Potter may be very hesitant before agreeing to the departure of the duo Conor Calagher and Loftus Chick due to the succession of injuries in his basic combination, but he will be very open to the departure of the Moroccan player Ziyach, a position that the club management also shares with him.
Likewise, the “Blues” club will have to dispense with two non-emerging players in the club before the Champions League final price against Borussia Dortmund, Germany, after the arrival of Mikhailo Modric, Joao Felix and Benoit Badiachel during the current winter “Mercato”.
Therefore, dispensing with Ziyech may be one of the solutions offered to the club to ensure the participation of newcomers.
What a pass from Hakim Ziyech for Kai Havertz goal!!!!
— Frank Khalid OBE (@FrankKhalidUK) January 15, 2023
According to the same source, in the event that the club fails to bring the Chelsea trio, the club's compass will turn towards the "Red Devils" and their Scottish player Mac Tominy, who seems to be completely uncomfortable with his Dutch coach Eric Ten Hag, due to not getting many minutes of play.
It is noteworthy that the English club Newcastle has spent about 205 million pounds on deals since it was bought by the Saudi Public Investment Fund in October 2021.
Until the 18th week of the English Premier League, Newcastle ranks third with 38 points, 9 points behind leaders Arsenal, and the first goal of the black and white club this season is to occupy one of the first four places that qualify for the Champions League next season.