Chelsea expect to announce deal for £80K-a-week star ‘very soon’
Chelsea expect to agree a new deal with Mason Mount soon – Blues fans have been told
Mount has become one of the most important players at Stamford Bridge over the past few seasons and is a man that Graham Potter can totally rely on
But Mount’s current stint with the Blues ends in 2024 and there has been some speculation in the media that the club are having complications on agreeing a new contract with the midfielder.
But now – according to recnt reports on The Athletic, a breakthrough has been reached in recent weeks following latest talks between Mount’s representatives and Chelsea chairman Todd Boelhy and co-owner Behdad Eghbali.
While there are still details to finalize, the report claims a ‘significant’ step has been taken with there now hope the deal can be finalized after a final round of talks in the New Year.
Now Journalist Dean Jones has told GIVEMESPORT that Chelsea and Mount could agree a new deal by February.
Speaking to GMS, the journalist said: “From what I understand, they do expect to put this to bed quite quickly now from here.
“It might even be that he’s got his new terms agreed by the time the Champions League restarts in February.”