According to the Mirror, Chelsea could be set to land Real Madrid defender Pepe at the end of the season.

The Portuguese defender’s contract expires at the end of the season, and after only being offered a 1-year-deal, the Mirror are reporting that Pepe’s representatives think that Chelsea could be the side to offer him the 2-year-deal that he desperately wants.

The potential move was definitely a surprise, and many have suggested that it would be a poor piece of business by the Blue.

However, we aren’t so sure. Pepe is a veteran defender, and he would have so much to offer the Chelsea first team. In fact – we think it could end up being one of the signings of the summer…

With that said, here are 3 reasons why Pepe would definitely be a great signing for Chelsea