Report: Michy Batshuayi’s Sevilla move ‘depends on Chelsea signing Andy Carroll’

first_imgSevilla are hopeful of signing Chelsea outcast Michy Batshuayi in January, but their chances depend on the Blues being able to capture Andy Carroll from West Ham, according to reports in Spain.The LaLiga club are keen to snap up the Belgium international this month and believe the promise of regular first-team football will tempt the striker into moving to Spain.However, Batshuayi’s current employers Chelsea aren’t keen to let him leave unless a replacement is secured first.The reigning Premier League champions have been linked with a surprise move for West Ham target man Carroll, and it is claimed they are set to step up their interest in the coming weeks.And, according to El Desmarque, Sevilla’s hopes of landing Batshuayi rest upon Chelsea being able to snap up Carroll, which is growing increasingly likely.Batshuayi has started just two Premier League games all season and is reportedly open to a move away in order to secure more regular first-team football. Chelsea are reportedly willing to sell striker flop Michy Batshuayi and replace him with Andy Carroll 1last_img read more