Hakim Ziyech came very close to leaving Chelsea in the summer, but the club for some reason made a U-turn on his departure. The Moroccan winger had opportunities to join Ajax, but Chelsea demanded a fee the Dutch club deemed too high.
AC Milan were also interested, and they negotiated a possible signing. The negotiations were concrete, but it is clear that in the end Ziyech stayed at the club.
The winger is not yet a massive part of Chelsea’s plans, and wants to leave the club in January.
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According to Todofichajes, Hakim Ziyech wants to leave Chelsea in January and is eyeing a move to AC Milan in Italy. The Italian club wanted Ziyech in the summer, and it seems the interest is still there.
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Chelsea are unlikely to stand in the way of the player. The move is win-win and will free up space in Chelsea’s squad list.
There are targets the club are pursuing for the winger, and it may be because Ziyech can now leave.
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It’s been a successful run at Chelsea for Ziyech, and he never quite lived up to the hype. A good player for Chelsea but could be a great player elsewhere. One to watch out for in January, and Ajax may try again.
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