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Chelsea make 1m bid for Nottingham starlet

Chelsea have reportedly made a 1million offer for Nottingham Forest starlet Patrick Bamford.

The fee Chelsea have offered for the 18-year-old could rise to 1.5million, dependent on appearances.

Bamford has scored nine goals in Nottingham's last two academy matches.

The Daily Mail reports that Chelsea boss Andre Villas-Boas is keen to bring in the youngster in January.

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