Chelsea agrees to sign Timo Werner from RB Leipzig

Werner, who has scored 32 objectives in 43 appearances this year, will continue to be with Leipzig for the remainder of the Bundesliga season prior to joining Chelsea in July, subject to passing a health care assessment.

The 24-calendar year-outdated designed his international debut in 2017 and has netted 72 situations in 4 seasons with Leipzig. Very last November he turned the youngest participant to make 200 appearances in the Bundesliga.

“I am delighted to be signing for Chelsea, it is a very proud instant for me to be becoming a member of this great club,” claimed Werner.

“I of program want to thank RB Leipzig, the club and the supporters, for 4 fantastic a long time. You will endlessly be in my heart.

“I search forward to next time with my new teammates, my new manager and of system the Chelsea followers. Alongside one another we have a incredibly profitable potential ahead of us.”

Acknowledged for his tempo and clinical ending, Werner will sign up for a strike force that also incorporates France global Olivier Giroud and England international Tammy Abraham.

He is Chelsea’s next signing forward of the up coming season, together with Ajax winger Hakim Ziyech.

“We are very energized that Timo Werner has picked to be a part of Chelsea,” said Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia.

“He is a player who was coveted all around Europe and it is no surprise, he has that scarce combine of getting youthful and exciting and nonetheless proven and demonstrated.

“We can’t wait to have Timo on board, but right up until then we desire him and RB Leipzig all the finest for the relaxation of this season.”

Bayern Munich has presently wrapped up the Bundesliga title with four video games still to participate in, while the Premier League resumed on Wednesday following a a few-thirty day period-lengthy hiatus amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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