Chelsea want to sign Wesley Sneijder from Galatasaray during the January transfer window according to Holland coach Louis van Gaal.

Sneijder who was linked with a move to Stamford Bridge over the summer is reportedly considering leaving Galatasaray in a bid to rejuvenate his international career.

And according to Dutch boss Van Gaal Chelsea want to sign the 29-year-old in the new year and could help him do exactly that.

‘I know Chelsea and Jose Mourinho want Sneijder in the winter market’ said Van Gaal.