Major transfer claim: Argentina international reveals Chelsea approach
Blues boss Antonio Conte was on the hunt for a central defender following his appointment at Stamford Bridge but had to wait until deadline day before landing a target.
Chelsea ended up re-signing David Luiz from Paris St-Germain but former Zenit St Petersburg centre-back Garay claims he was approached a week before joining Valencia on the final day of August.
"Valencia bet on me a long time ago and it is a great challenge for me to be here due to the big confidence they showed in myself," Garay told Plaza Deportiva.
"[The offer] from Chelsea emerged a week before I completed... read more
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