OFFICIAL: Medical completed as Chelsea agree deal in principle to sign “French Lamborghini” — According to Fabrizio Romano.
Chelsea is reportedly very close to finishing marking RB Leipzig forward Christopher Nkunku, according to Fabrizio Romano.
Fabrizio Romano reported that Chelsea is really close to completing the marking of RB Leipzig attacker Christopher Nkunku.
Nkunku had proactively completed his Blues clinical, it was discovered last month.
Although the Frenchman was set to move in the late spring, he signed another contract with the Bundesliga team.
His new agreements included a €60 million discharge clause, which was instantly discovered and is a very good deal given his track record of scoring goals.
After Didier Deschamps rewarded the 24-year-old for his excellent structure, Nkunku received his most memorable France call-up in the spring.
He has been productive this campaign as well, scoring multiple goals in 18 appearances.
That wasn’t typical for a club to have unrestricted access to marking Nkunku, but it seems to be the case right now.
Manchester Joined have also been linked to the Frenchman, and former interval director Ralf Rangnick said this week that he gave the Red Demons the go-ahead to track him down.
Chelsea has a ton of options, but after signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang on deadline day, they are eager to sign a new No. 9.
Nkunku can undoubtedly play at No. 9, even though he isn’t exactly a typical No. 9.
Armando Broja is another player the Blues have, but he is struggling to establish himself as a reliable starter under Graham Potter following a successful stint at Southampton in 2021–2022.
As mentioned before, Chelsea appears to be winning the race to sign Nkunku by a factor of a million.
Fabrizio Romano, a transfer expert, has discussed the agreement on his YouTube channel.
Before Romano can proclaim his brand name, “here we go,” there are a few last nuances to work out after his clinical.
The Italian journalist continues that a basic plan has been agreed upon.
The 23–24 season will be the first time we see Nkunku start for Chelsea because his delivery condition doesn’t change until the middle of the year.
The 24-year-teammate old’s from Leipzig, Josko Gvardiol, has also been linked to the Blues.
Potter’s team intends to complete the double marking in 2023, The Message previously reported.
In the late spring, Chelsea made almost £250 million in acquisitions; nevertheless, they won’t slow down in the following season.
Along with Denis Zakaria, Wesley Fofana, Marc Cucurella, Raheem Real, Kalidou Koulibaly, Carney Chukwuemeka, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, and Gabriel Slonina also joined the group.
Another Leipzig star, Gvardiol, signed a new contract, and it was noted that the German team turned down a £70 million bid for the Croatian place half.