Chelsea transfer news LIVE: Thomas Tuchel dealt Jules Kounde blow, Atletico Madrid’s Diego Simeone opens door to Saul Niguez move

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Thomas Tuchel’s side will be more than happy after securing a 1-1 draw with Liverpool at Anfield following the controversial sending off of Reece James on the stroke of half-time.

As a result the Blues have picked up seven points from a possible nine as attention turns towards the international break.

But before that Chelsea have the small matter of transfer deadline day to contend with.

Despite already signing £97million man Romelu Lukaku the club will be hoping to add more new faces to their squad before Tuesday night’s deadline, while there’s also the possibility of offloading a number of fringe players.

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