Chelsea is prepared to go all out to meet the asking price of Barcelona in a bid to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from the Catalan giant, according to report in Spain.
Chelsea has been in the market in search of a replacement for Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner who both depart Stamford Bridge this summer for a move to Inter Milan and RB Leipzig.
Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel has identified Barcelona attacker as the man for the job and with the backing of the Stamford Bridge directors, it seems the German tactician will get what he requested.
Barcelona would let Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang depart this summer, for the right price. That price could be 30m euros and El Chiringuito reports that Chelsea is preparing such an offer with Chelsea preparing a 30m euro offer for the former Arsenal star.
Tuchel wants the Gabon international at Stamford Bridge having worked with him during their time at Borussia Dortmund, a move back to the Premier League is on the card for Aubameyang with Manchester United also keen on his signature.
Barcelona is willing to listen to offers for the attacker following the arrival of former Aubamenyang teammate Robert Lewandowski to Camp Nou this summer.
Barcelona also signed Raphinha from Leeds United and Aubamenyang now seems surplus to requirements under manager Xavi Hernandez at the Camp Nou.
Chelsea has already completed the signing of sign 19-year-old midfielder Cesare Casadei from Inter Milan this summer.