Chelsea have accomplished every little thing relating to the signing of Christopher Nkunku from RB Lepizig, in line with Fabrizio Romano. Every thing has been agreed and signed by each golf equipment and the participant and his camp, and the ahead will full the transfer to Stamford Bridge and change into formally a Chelsea participant on July 1st, 2023.
Christopher Nkunku deal, signed and sealed — right here we go now confirmed. All paperwork and contracts are additionally signed, it’s 100% closed. 🔵🤝🏻 #CFC
French striker may be thought-about new Chelses participant, ranging from July 2023. It’s all signed/sealed with RB Leipzig and participant facet. pic.twitter.com/u0gOytyM4U
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) December 17, 2022
Chelsea had been reportedly near signing Nkunku on the finish of this 12 months’s summer time window, however the two golf equipment failed to succeed in an settlement in time for the medical and essential paperwork to be carried out earlier than the deadline.
The London Blues have been investing closely into their attacking ranks for a number of years, now. They weren’t afraid to spend huge on Hakim Ziyech, Christian Pulisic, Timo Werner, Kai Havertz and Romelu Lukaku, and never all of these transfers labored out the best way that they had hoped. They’re additionally reportedly near signing 19-year-old David Datro Fofana from Malmo FF, although it needs to be stated that they’ve been disadvantaged of the companies of Armando Broja for the remainder of the season, after the Albania worldwide suffered a torn ACL.