Chelsea launch huge squad overhaul with Lampard offloading TEN players in summer transfers including Kante up-for-grabs

CHELSEA are set to offload up to TEN stars this summer including N'Golo Kante, according to reports.

The Blues have already spent big on Timo Werner and Hakim Ziyech and Frank Lampard looks set to wave goodbye to some big names to balance the books.

Having had a season hampered by injury, the West Londoners are said to be happy to let well-paid Kante go.

The Frenchman is on a whopping £290,000-a-week.

Defenders Kurt Zouma, Andreas Christensen, Emerson Palmieri and Marcos Alonso are also for sale, according to the Times.

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Lampard is desperate to shore up his defence after conceding 54 Premier League goals this season.

And Leicester left-back Ben Chilwell is said to be his top defensive target.

Kepa has also been responsible for Chelsea leaking goals and the stopper looks almost certain to depart.

Barcelona's Marc Andre ter Stegen is one of several stars linked as a replacement.

Tiemoue Bakayoko and Ross Barkley arealso available, and the Blues will also try to offload outcast Michy Batshuayi.

Willian looks set to join Arsenal who are reportedly willing to offer him the three-year deal he was refused at Stamford Bridge.

The Blues were only willing to offer the 31-year-old two years and he rejected the latest offer yesterday.

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