Bournemouth will sell Callum Wilson to Chelsea this January if the Blues meet their £75million asking price, according to report by metro.co.uk

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Wilson is being targeted by Chelsea as the Blues bid to relieve the pressure of delivering goals from talisman Eden Hazard.

After a blistering start to the season, Hazard’s has scored just three times since the end of October and Maurizio Sarri has asked for extra firepower this month.

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The Daily Star claim Bournemouth are willing to do business with Chelsea, but only if they can match their asking price.

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Publicly Bournemouth have insisted Wilson is not unsettled or for sale, but privately the club will accept an offer above £70m for Wilson.

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Chelsea were prepared to pay as much as £50m for Wilson, but Bournemouth’s demands may force the club to look elsewhere.

While the Blues continue to eye Wilson, Sarri sees Gonzalo Higuain as the No.1 target.

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The AC Milan striker is thought to be keen to reunite with Sarri at Chelsea, but the club have a long-standing policy not to spend big on players over the age of 30.

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