Chelsea is looking forward to adding another key striker to it teams after transfer window resumes. Chelsea has made an agreement with Leipzig to pay the sum of $68 million for the center forward after bidding for an offer.
Werner who has made a total of 29 appearances for Leipzig scoring a sum of 25 goals for his team pushing them to the third position on the table.
His superb performances have drawn so many European top clubs to his case. With the likes of Bayern Munich, Liverpool, and Real Madrid. The 24 years old German forward who has scored 11 goals for his countryside with an appearance of 29 matches. Is set to leave his club, Leipzig, for the English team this summer.
Chelsea is likely to win the race of signing Werner over Liverpool. With the likes of Mo Salah, Firmino, and Mane in the forward. It would be unlikely if Werner happens to start amid the squad, this why there is every possibility for Chelsea to gain it.
According to reports from BBC Sports. The English club Liverpool has withdrawn in the fight to sign the German 24 years old forward.
Olivier Giroud just renewed his contract, adding another one year to his career in the club. Chelsea in February just signed the Ajax winger, Ziyech Hakim for 36.7 million euros. Adding Werner to the team will be the second signing for the upcoming season.
Werner who was transferred from Stuttgart to Leipzig in 2016 has been up and doing in the club, was given a contract offer of $11.4 million per annum at Stanford bridge and his contract will last for 5 years.
Werner was part of the victory against their German counterpart Mainz in a recent league match which ended in a 5-0 full-time match. With Werner netting a hat-trick in the game. He also had a hat-trick in an 8-0 before December against the same team.
Werner expressed his desire of playing in the English Premier League. He said a transfer to England is more appealing to him than going to Bayern Munich. The Klopps side has always had Werner in their sight but later settled for less due to the economic situation of the pandemic.
Werner believes he will fit in the klopps pattern. He made it obvious that Liverpool will be his first choice of transfer for him.
Craig burley, the ex Chelsea midfielder warned Werner of going to Liverpool saying that. He is not assured a first xi team shirt at Anfield.