The 20-year-old, who can work as either a middle back or left-back, laid down a good foundation for himself as a first-team regular for the German outfit during the 2021-22 campaign, adding to 5 goals in 46 appearances across all competitions.
Following the departure of Antonio Rudiger to Real Madrid and the normal exit of Andreas Christensen, Chelsea are set to support their defensive choices this late spring.
The Blues are presently ready to enroll new players after the takeover by Todd Boehly and his consortium was affirmed on Monday.
Thomas Tuchel has purportedly recognized Gvardiol as a potential objective this late spring, however the Daily Mail guarantees that Leipzig are expecting to keep hold of the defender, who actually has four years staying on his agreement.
The report adds that Tottenham Hotspur have likewise communicated their advantage in Gvardiol, while Manchester United have enquired about the Croatian’s accessibility.
Gvardiol isn’t the main Leipzig star who Chelsea are quick to sign as attacker Christopher Nkunku is likewise accepted to be on their late spring list of things to get, alongside Sevilla focus back Jules Kounde.