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Ziyech reveals key talks with Lampard before Chelsea deal

Hakim Ziyech has disclosed that Chelsea boss Frank Lampard convinced him to move to Stamford Bridge. The Blues reached an agreement to sign the attacker in a deal worth £37.8million in February. Ziyech is expected to arrive at Stamford Bridge on July 1 after the cancellation of the Eredivisie. Therefore, he has gone on to reveal what transpired before the deal was reached. "Now, everything feels right," Ziyech told Voetbal International. "Chelsea is a very big and nice club. There are a lot of talented youngsters, which puts me in a position I'm used to after the last three and a half years at Ajax. It suits me well. READ: Fabregas to defer full salary for four months at Monaco to help club "Chelsea has a coach who loves attacking and attractive football in Frank Lampard. I ...
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Chelsea considering summer move for Hakim Ziyech

According to a report from The Daily Telegraph, Chelsea had an approach for Hakim Ziyech turned down by Ajax in January but remain eager to sign him in the summer. Frank Lampard was disappointed over Chelsea's lack of activity in the January transfer window but has been promised a transfer budget over £150m in the summer. Chelsea reportedly saw their pursuit of a striker with moves for Dries Mertens and Moussa Dembele fail in the winter transfer window and it has now come to light that they tried to snap up Ziyech from Ajax in January. READ: Leeds midfielder Adam Forshaw to miss the rest of the season The 26-year-old has been one of the best players in the Eredivisie this term and in the last few years and has also been linked with a move to Borussia Dortmund. Ziyech signed ...