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Chelsea: Jonas Hofmann fuels talk of Thomas Tuchel reunion, saying clubs have ‘expressed interest’

Jonas Hofmann fuels talk of Thomas Tuchel reunion at Chelsea as £14m-rated Borussia Monchengladbach star admits clubs have ‘expressed curiosity’ after being quizzed on Blues’ pursuit

  • Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel is eyeing transfer for Gladbach star Jonas Hofmann
  • The £14million-rated midfielder labored with Tuchel at Borussia Dortmund
  • It was beforehand reported there was contact between Tuchel and Hofmann 
  • Now the 28-year-old has teased followers {that a} transfer might be on the playing cards 

Jonas Hofmann has dropped a touch over a possible reunion with Thomas Tuchel after curiosity from Chelsea was immediately put to him.

It was beforehand reported that Tuchel wished to convey the £14million-rated Borussia Monchengladbach star to Stamford Bridge, having labored with the midfielder at Dortmund. 

Bild had initially reported that there was contact between Tuchel and Hofmann, with the 28-year-old doubtlessly eager on a contemporary problem after 5 years at Gladbach.

Germany star Jonas Hofmann may quickly be on his approach out of Borussia Monchengladbach

And Hofmann has since been immediately quizzed on the Blues’ pursuit, with the German not giving an excessive amount of away however claiming he does have curiosity from clubs.      

‘Basically, I really feel good at Borussia, I’ve all the time emphasised that,’ the Germany worldwide informed Ruhr Nachrichten, as quoted by Sport Witness.

‘It could also be that one or the opposite membership has expressed its curiosity.

‘Nevertheless, for me, absolutely the focus is on having a profitable season with Borussia and dedicating myself absolutely to success. I put my personal state of affairs beneath it.’

Then when requested immediately about contact from Premier League giants Chelsea, Hofmann replied: ‘I believe it is clear that different clubs will discover you when you carry out properly. Therefore, it’s doable that one or the opposite has already requested.’ 

Thomas Tuchel is looking to bring in some fresh faces at Chelsea after taking over

Thomas Tuchel is trying to herald some contemporary faces at Chelsea after taking up

Hofmann was linked with a transfer to Tottenham at first of 2019 however prolonged his contract at Gladbach as a substitute by till 2023.

He would not have a launch clause in that deal however would value Chelsea or some other suitor solely round £14m.

Hofmann’s type within the early half of the season impressed Germany coach Joachim Low and he was given a debut in opposition to Turkey in October.  

And the midfielder has continued his positive type for his membership, scoring seven targets and producing 11 assists in 24 matches throughout all competitions this time period – even taking into consideration 9 video games missed by harm. 

But he may quickly be set to comply with Marco Rose by the exit door, with the Gladbach boss taking up at Dortmund in the summertime.

Tuchel has previously worked with the German midfielder at Borussia Dortmund

Tuchel has beforehand labored with the German midfielder at Borussia Dortmund

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