Chelsea are closing in on a deal for highly-rated Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Kai Havertz after talks with the Germany worldwide.
In line with a number of experiences, the Blues are actually the one membership left within the race for the 21-year-old, who has scored 17 targets in 43 appearances this season.
Chelsea have already spent almost £90m on Timo Werner and Hakim Ziyech forward of subsequent season – and they’re hopeful of getting Havertz for £72m.
Nonetheless, in keeping with the Guardian, the Blues are but to agree a price with Leverkusen, who’re holding our for greater than £80m.
Bayern Munich, Barcelona, Liverpool, Manchester United and Actual Madrid have all been linked with the versatile ahead – however Frank Lampard’s facet are on the entrance of the queue.
Havertz has reportedly expressed a need to go away Leverkusen for Chelsea, so long as the Blues safe Champions League soccer subsequent season.
In the meantime, Sky in Germany claims the deal is nearly accomplished.
Talking on Switch Replace – the present, Sky switch skilled Marc Behrenbeck mentioned: “We are able to delete all different golf equipment.
“In line with our info, Havertz has absolutely agreed with Chelsea FC.
“All ‘private phrases’ comparable to wage, contract particulars, and so forth. have been checked and clarified.
“Chelsea goes all in with the deal. It’s a couple of switch price of €80m to which there are nonetheless attainable bonuses.”