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Chelsea to hijack Manchester United and Tottenham bids for this top class striker

Chelsea have joined Tottenham and Manchester United in the race to sign West Brom striker Saido Berahino this month, according to reports.

Berahino has been desperate to leave The Hawthorns after being continuously dropped by his manager Tony Pulis.

The England International has openly expressed his desires to join Spurs, however, West Brom are not happy with the offers made for the striker’s signature.

All the while, Spurs and Manchester United were seen as the probable destinations for Berahino, however, lack of fitness for Falcao & Remy, Chelsea have jumped on the opportunity to sign the wantaway striker.

Tony Pulis is waiting for right offers for his star striker and is willing to wait till the deadline day to sort out Berahino’s fuure.

Guus Hiddink is aware that Diego costa alone cannot lead Chelsea’s season and he needs other forward players as well.

Falcao & Remy have failed to live up to his expectation and Hiddink sees a real possibility in signing Berahino this month to give Chelsea the best chance of finishing in League’s top 6 and going all the way in Champions League.

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