Chelsea fans react to reported Tottenham interest in Kurt Zouma

Dom Toner June 5, 2020
Chelsea fans react to reported Tottenham interest in Kurt Zouma
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Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma is reportedly attracting interest from London neighbours Tottenham – and there has been a mixed response on Twitter from Blues supporters to the speculation. 

According to French media outlet RMC Sport, Spurs manager Jose Mourinho has suggested the 25-year-old as a possible transfer target and it’s unclear if he will still be at Stamford Bridge next season. 

It is claimed that Chelsea could be open to allowing the centre-back’s exit, but would put a high demand on his signature. 

Zouma has played 33 games across all competitions so far this campaign for Frank Lampard’s side and is one of four centre-backs trying to cement a permanent spot in the starting XI.

The Frenchman has shown in glimpses he’s a real powerhouse at the back that can succeed in the Premier League, but is still prone to an individual error and is yet to reach his full potential. 

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Mourinho signed Zouma back in 2014 during his second stint with Chelsea and it seems he’s now eyeing a potential reunion at Tottenham. 

Lampard needs to assess where Zouma fits into his plans alongside centre-back options Fikayo Tomori, Andreas Christensen and Antonio Rudiger. 

A selection of Blues supporters on social media have urged the club to consider granting Zouma a move to Spurs, but there are others who warn that it could be a mistake.

Here are some of the most interesting reactions from Chelsea fans on Twitter:
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A sports journalist who graduated from Staffordshire University in 2016 and is a Chelsea supporter. Loves anything football or cricket related when it comes to England.