Arsenal’s Bukayo Saka has revealed that Chelsea attempted to sign him before he joined the Gunners as a youngster.
The 20-year-old has been impressive form since making his Arsenal debut, becoming a key figure for his national side England too.
Speaking to Sky Sports via, Saka confirmed that Chelsea came close to signing him as a youngster.
After confirming that he turned down Tottenham Hotspur to join rivals Arsenal, Saka also confirmed he spent time at Chelsea.
He said: “There was Arsenal, Chelsea I was at for a bit, there was Watford, there was Tottenham.