Chelsea report: Blues dealt major blow in Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang pursuit

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
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Chelsea have been dealt a blow in their pursuit of Barcelona forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, according to reports.

Thomas Tuchel is keen to bolster his attacking options before the transfer window closes on September 1.

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Greg Lea

Greg Lea is a freelance football journalist who's filled in wherever FourFourTwo needs him since 2014. He became a Crystal Palace fan after watching a 1-0 loss to Port Vale in 1998, and once got on the scoresheet in a primary school game against Wilfried Zaha's Whitehorse Manor (an own goal in an 8-0 defeat).