Revealed: Here is the “biggest problem” in Mason Mount’s contract breakdown says possibly unreliable source.
According to CaughtOffside, the biggest problem with Chelsea Mason Mount contract issues has been explained and it is yes his salary demands.
It originated with Florian Plettenberg, who is indeed a top source for German action, but not so much for the English stuff, so take it with a pinch of salt.
News #Mount: Talks about a new contract beyond 2024 are still very complicated. Chelsea is aware of the fact that Liverpool is pushing for him! #MCFC is also interested in signing him. Biggest problem: His salary demands! Understand that there are demands from around €5m to… pic.twitter.com/I0sTmFGEB9
— Florian Plettenberg (@Plettigoal) April 23, 2023
Plettenberg calls the situation “very complicated” and says that Mount’s salary demands are the “biggest problem.” He claims that Mount is demanding £258,000 a week to sign a new long term deal.
That’s a vast amount of money, obviously, but compared to some of the chancers banking similar amounts without having contributed nearly as much, it’s not that crazy.