Chantome reportedly in advanced talks with two Premier League clubs

Bordeaux's Clement Chantome in action

Everton, Sunderland, Middlesbrough, Stoke City and Leicester City are all reportedly interested in signing Clement Chantome in the summer transfer window.

Bordeaux's Clement Chantome in action

Clement Chantome is in advanced talks with two Premier League clubs, according to The Sunderland Echo.

Chantome is set to become a free agent in the summer transfer window, as his current contract with French club Bordeaux runs out at the end of the month.

The identity of the two Premier League clubs that the 28-year-old midfielder is (reportedly) in advanced talks with has not been disclosed, though.

The France international has been linked with a number of clubs in the Premier League.

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Foot01.com claimed in May that Everton, Stoke City and Leicester City are interested in signing Chantome in the summer transfer window.

Footmercato reported of Middlesbrough’s interest in the midfielder last month, while The Sunderland Echo claim that Premier League side Sunderland want him.

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The former Paris Saint-Germain midfielder scored one goal and created 12 chances in 25 Ligue 1 appearances for Bordeaux last season.

Chantome had a pass accuracy of 88% and a shot accuracy of 29%, and won 92 headers, 16 dribbles and 51 tackles.

During the 2014-15 campaign, the Frenchman created 13 chances in 13 Ligue 1 matches for Bordeaux.

Bordeaux finished 11th in Ligue 1 during the 2015-16 season.

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