Premier League side, Chelsea are lining up an offer to sign Stoke City and Dutch/Sierra Leonean youngster Mohamed Sankoh.

Sankoh has been recently dubbed as the new Romelu Lukaku.

The youngster is arguably the hottest property in the Championship club’s academy.

The Dutch U-18 forward has fired nine goals and provided nine assists at Under-18 level this season.

Several Bristish media have reported that both Chelsea and Atletico have had talks with the 16-year-old, who won the European Under-17 Championship with the Netherlands in 2019 alongside Chelsea’s Ian Maatsen.

Sankoh whose physical attributes and prolific strike-rate have prompted comparisons to former Chelsea forward Lukaku is said to also eligible to represent Sierra Leone.

Sankoh signed for Stoke from Sparta Rotterdam in 2018, alongside his brother Abdul, having featured for the Dutch side as a youth player.

Many soccer experts believe Sankoh will develop fast at a big club like Chelsea.

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