Chelsea manager, Frank Lampard has advised Midfielder Danny Drinkwater to leave the club, as indicated by Daily Mail UK.
The previous Leicester City midfielder was not part of Chelsea’s squad that crushed Red Bull Salzburg 5-3 Wednesday night.
The England midfielder likewise did not venture out to Germany for Chelsea’s last pre-season well disposed against Borussia Monchengladbach on Saturday.
Drinkwater did not play a solitary focused moment under previous manager, Maurizio Sarri, last season.
Brighton’s chief, Graham Potter has just shown enthusiasm to sign Drinkwater.
The paper reports that the Brighton manager needs the player on a season-long credit arrangement to upgrade his midfield alternatives.
Chelsea purchased Drinkwater for £35m after he helped Leicester City win the Premier League with the Foxes in 2016.
He has made only five Premier League begins in his two years for Chelsea.