Chelsea ‘are down to the final details’ before confirming Raheem Sterling’s £45m move from Man City – with the England star ‘expected to be on their US pre-season tour NEXT WEEK’
- Chelsea are ‘set to seal a £45million deal for Manchester City’s Raheem Sterling’
- The move between Premier League rivals is said to be down to the ‘final details’
- Sterling is reportedly expected to be on the Blues’ US pre-season tour next week
Raheem Sterling’s £45million move from Manchester City to Chelsea is ‘down to the final details’, according to reports.
Sportsmail reported last week that City and Chelsea are nearing agreement for the England star.
And according to the Independent, those negotiations are approaching a conclusion as Sterling’s transfer to Stamford Bridge edges closer.
Raheem Sterling’s £45m move from Manchester City to Chelsea is ‘down to the final details’
Chelsea believe the deal will be done in time for him to join their US pre-season tour next week
And the west London side believe the deal will be wrapped up in time for the 27-year-old to join their pre-season tour in the US next week.
Sterling is said to be satisfied with the personal terms offered to him, and ‘excited’ about the opportunity to move back to London, where he lived from the age of five until he joined Liverpool in 2010 ten years later.
The £45m deal for the 77-cap international is thought to include up to £10m in further potential add-ons.
The club are said to be willing to listen to offers for Hakim Ziyech (left) and Timo Werner (right)
Sterling has scored 131 goals in 339 appearances in all competitions for Pep Guardiola’s Premier League champions since joining from Liverpool in 2015.
The Independent also report Thomas Tuchel’s side are willing to sell several attackers in a bid to reshape their squad.
They are said to be willing to listen to offers for Hakim Ziyech, Callum Hudson-Odoi and Timo Werner.