The 26-year-old has not played in both of Chelsea’s Premier League matches this season, and it appears that the centre-back is available for the right price during the current transfer window.
According to Italian journalist Fabrizio Romano, Chelsea know that they ‘need to find a solution for the France international, and the Hammers are ‘still keen’ on his signature.
Chelsea are in direct contact with Sevilla for Jules Koundé deal. Talks ongoing – new bid coming soon from Chelsea, as they know Sevilla won’t sell Koundé on final days of the window. Timing will be key. 🔵 #CFC
Chelsea need to find a solution for Zouma [West Ham still keen]. pic.twitter.com/gLks0rvR1y
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) August 22, 2021
The Frenchman has less than two years left on his contract at Stamford Bridge, and he has also been linked with moves to Sevilla and Tottenham Hotspur.
Zouma was a regular for Chelsea during the 2020-21 campaign, made 36 appearances in all competitions.