Deal Close – Chelsea to Agree $20million Signing

Chelsea have been heavily linked with England international and Everton star Ross Barkley for quite some time and the latest reports are very positive for the Blues.

Few days back, we covered a report (via Mirror) claiming that Spurs are favorites to sign the Toffees star in the winter transfer window.

However, as per the latest update provided by Daily Mail, Chelsea are on the brink of competing the signing of the 24-year-old star for a fee of 15 million pounds ($20million).

Also Read: Conte has Offered €60million Deal to Sign Midfielder for Chelsea

Capable of playing effectively in the midfield and also in the attacking third, Ross will increase the quality and depth of Conte’s team

Barkley played well for the Merseysiders last season under the management of Dutch boss Koeman. In 32 PL starts starts, he directly contributed in 14 goals (5 goals and 9 assists). He has not played a game this season due to injury and is expected to return soon.

As per the provided Daily Mail link, Ross was in London yesterday and could seal his move to Stamford Bridge today.

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    Gugo Iorfa 1 year

    Chelsea should look more in the attacking position, Morata is not good at all to depend on

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    Amos chan 1 year

    Chelsea should sign attacking midfielder or a winger like lemar,maharez and Good striker

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    Moses Y. Paye 1 year

    Conte, Chelsea need a good striker not midfielder all time, we depend on Morata as the only point striker coach

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    Osman 1 year

    Chelsea need a striker, period

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    Worku 1 year

    we need clinical striker, not midfielder. Chelsea should sign player like sanchez, kane & others!

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    We have quite a number of midfielders at the moment….I think its wise to look for another striker because Morata doesn’t seem to have found the rethym yet.

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    the problem disturbing chelsea is a striker morata is not good enough for them. so they need to sign person like belloti or cavani or any strong europian striker

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    Brian Geege 1 year

    we need sharp and creative finisher or striker

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    Aloycious wehyee 1 year

    What we the supporters saying after a draw against Arsenal is, we really need striker!!!!
    Head coach pls if you have not yet see to sign let go for Alex sacher. Thanks