Chelsea transfer update for Lionel Messi

The future of Petr Cech continues to dominate the gossip columns and it seems as though Chelsea have made their minds up over the Czech goalkeeper. The Telegraph reports today that the Blues will allow him to leave Stamford Bridge - but only in the summer. Arsenal are said to be interested. Staying with the transfer market and the Daily Star are claiming that Chelsea are getting ready to offer Lionel Messi a massive six year contract to lure him from Barcelona. The Blues will have to pay his £200 million release clause to get the deal done. With all the rumours of new players coming in at Chelsea there’s one player that has already left - the Blues have confirmed that youngster Todd Kane has joined Nottingham Forest in a £250,000 deal.