Valencia have been tracking Chelsea defender Trevoh Chalobah during the Blues’ pre-season and are ready to make a loan move, according to Goal España.

The Mestalla outfit have emerged as favourites to sign the 22-year-old on a season-long loan deal. Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel and the LaLiga side have been impressed with the youngster’s performances at Lorient in Ligue 1 last season. He also impressed in pre-season under Tuchel.

Tuchel has told Chelsea not to sell the Chalobah at any price and that he will seriously consider keeping him if he performs well on loan.