Timo Werner agree to Chelsea move after Liverpool U-turn
Chelsea look set to beat Liverpool in the race to sign RB Leipzig striker Timo Werner, as per reports in Germany.
Timo Werner has been generally upheld to move to Anfield this summer after allegedly holing chats with Jurgen Klopp.
In any case, Bild are announcing that Chelsea are set to actuate Timo Werner’s release clause which remains at just shy of £54m.
Chelsea manager Frank Lampard is a tremendous admirer of Timo Werner and perspectives the striker as a key piece of his plans.
Timo Werner and his agent Karlheinz Forster allegedly held talks with RB Leipzig’s progressive system on Wednesday.
The 24-year-old has delighted in an electrifying season in the Bundesliga, scoring 25 goals in 29 games.
RB Leipzig will allow their star forward proceed to should agree a deal rapidly with his release clause set to lapse on June 15.
Chelsea manager Frank Lampard is enthused about carrying a No.9 to Stamford Bridge this summer to challenge Tammy Abraham.
Frank Lampard utilized a provision in Olivier Giroud’s contract to save the accomplished striker at the club for another season.
However, the ex-Arsenal man is just expected to be a reinforcement as Frank Lampard intends to help the nature of his starting squad.
When asked some information about Werner’s future, RB Leipzig manager Julian Nagelsmann conceded there isn’t a lot of the club can do to keep him there if he chooses to leave.
There is no way around it. He realizes what he has in Leipzig and furthermore what he has with me, Nagelsmann said.
I give him that — he gets numerous odds to create himself. I don’t have the foggiest idea whether it will help him that much if I tell him consistently.
A player needs to feel that he can show signs of improvement. If he doesn’t feel that, it wouldn’t do any great in the event that I continued instructing him to remain here.
At long last, it is his life, his career, he can conclude that. I can’t consider anything new to state to Timo Werner.