Thomas Tuchel side have reportedly stepped up their interest in signing defender Niklas Sule.
Tuchel joining Chelsea is expected to lead to a number of comings and goings during the next transfer window.
Silva is now 36 years of age and several players having failed to justify their places in the long term, it appears that Tuchel is beginning to assess his options
Base on records, Bayern defender Sule has made 25 appearances in all competitions this season
And he has been part of a backline which has conceded an increasing amount of goals since the turn of the year.
Sule has less than 18 months remaining on his contract, putting Bayern in a position where they will consider offers for his signature.