Chelsea were heavily linked with a move for Everton’s John Stone over the summer but the deal got stale as both club failed to come to an agreement.
The Blues saw four bids rejected by Everton for the defender last summer but has refused to give up on signing the England defender.
The Blues were frustrated in their effort to sign the young centre-back last summer as Everton stood firm against selling Stones and rejected the Londoners final £38 million bid for the centre back they signed from Barnsley in 2013.
Fresh reports claims Barcelona are currently keeping tabs on Chelsea’s summer key target Stones.
Spanish media outlet claims Spanish giants hope to sign the England international as they look to improve their defensive option.
However, Barca defensive option can boost of Formal Arsenal captain Thomas Vermaelen and Javier Mascherano, it is believed the Luis Enrique is considering using Stones as a regular when lured to the club in winter.Facebook and Twitter for the latest transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from across the major Leagues in Europe and around the World.