The ‘signing’ of Kai Havertz has been introduced because the Germany wonderkid is persistently linked with Chelsea.
However it’s not the Blues who’ve posted ‘Welcome Kai’ on Twitter, it’s the membership who completed EIGHTH in final season’s Eredivisie!
Dutch outfit Heracles Almelo on Tuesday morning shared a Photoshopped image of Havertz in certainly one of their kits, with the caption ‘Welkom Kai’ and the hashtag ‘#AnnounceHavertz’.
It was an apparent joke for Heracles to make given what Havertz’s supervisor, Peter Bosz, stated on Monday night.
The Bayer Leverkusen coach was quizzed on Havertz’s attainable switch to Chelsea as quickly because the German membership have been knocked out the Europa League by dropping to Inter, and it seems he’s turning into annoyed by the fixed questions concerning the 21-year-old.
Fairly than discussing the subject in depth, he quipped again to reporters: “Sure, I can solely announce he’ll play for Heracles Almelo!”
And Heracles wasted no time in ‘confirming’ Bosz’s unique switch information, getting in on the joke as quickly as they might.
However Havertz is NOT transferring to the Netherlands, with Chelsea hoping to carry him to Stamford Bridge this summer time.
The midfield starlet is alleged to have agreed a five-year take care of Chelsea as he’s determined to play underneath Frank Lampard, though the Blues have been warned they’ll should splash out £90million to signal Havertz earlier than October’s switch deadline.
However he could have already performed his closing recreation for Bayer Leverkusen, scoring in Monday’s 2-1 defeat to Inter which booked the Italians a spot within the Europa League semi-finals.
If Chelsea do wrap up a deal for Havertz shortly, he’ll change into their third signing of the summer time after Hakim Ziyech and Timo Werner, who performs alongside Havertz for the Germany nationwide workforce.