Chelsea transfer news: Mourinho dealt blow over move for Ezequiel Lavezzi

Chelsea’s hopes of luring Ezequiel Lavezzi to Stamford Bridge have been dealt a blow after Paris Saint-Germain allegedly offered the Argentine forward to Atletico Madrid.

The Ligue 1 champions need to free up some room in their first-team squad at Parc des Princes, as they close in on a big-money deal to sign Real Madrid winger Angel di Maria.