Chelsea have taken a shine for Ajax defender Gregory van der Wiel and have lately been joined by Arsenal in the chase for the Dutchman.
Dutch right-back Gregory van der Wiel has been heavily linked with a move to Chelsea this summer, but Arsenal have also reportedly shown an interest in signing the Ajax right-back.
After Jose Bosingwa’s departure from Stamford Bridge, Chelsea are now looking to find a worthy replacement and believe that the talented 24-year-old Dutch defender would fill in the boots appropriately. They are looking to advance and finalize the deal after van der Wiel comes back from the European Championship.
Meanwhile, Arsenal, who also want to strengthen their squad, are gathering interest in van der Wiel. Arsenal have already signed Lukas Podolski, and Olivier Giroud has almost signed, but current ace Robin van Persie ma...