AS Monaco are bracing themselves for winter offers for star man Tiemoué Bakayoko.

Get French Football News, via French journalist Florian Fieschi, suggest that Monaco are to receive ‘serious’ offers for the 22-year-old defensive midfielder.

It is understood that Chelsea could offer as much as £40million for Bakayoko after Oscar leaves for China.

Manchester United and Southampton have also been linked with France U21 international Bakayoko in the past.

Translation:‘This winter, @AS_Monaco will be attacked on Bakayoko. Serious offers will arrive from Premier League.’