According to The Telegraph, Mount has yet to accept offers from Chelsea over a new contract. While the current contract is entering its final 18-month period. Reports indicate that Chelsea have been in serious talks with Mount since last summer. But there are still differences and more work to be done in order to reach an agreement.
Mount signed a five-year contract in 2019 when he returned from Derby County on loan. Which is accompanied by Frank Lampard, the club’s legendary midfielder. By the middle of next year, Chelsea’s situation will be worse.
If it is not possible to agree a new contract with Mount because the England midfielder’s contract enters the final year. And if the situation remains uncertain, Chelsea have prepared a back-up plan by signing Roma’s Italy midfielder Lorenzo Pellegrini or Villarreal’s Spanish winger Jeremy Pino. L to replace.
Chelsea, for their part, remain hopeful of the club’s Cobham academy product ultimately penning new terms. But contingency plans in the case of the opposite coming to fruition are already being put in place.
Both AS Roma star Lorenzo Pellegrini, and Villarreal’s Yeremy Pino. It is said are being actively monitored by the Pensioners.