Bolton rebuffed Chelsea´s initial offer but negotiations are set to continue as the Blues look to strengthen their attacking options.
Bolton manager Gary Megson had already refuted suggestions that a deal was imminent but a brief statement on Chelsea´s official website read: "We can confirm we have made an official offer for the transfer of Nicolas Anelka, which is being discussed with Bolton Wanderers."
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