Kai Havertz is very close to Chelsea after the British hot team agreed to spend £90 million transfer fee. The Blues may have to break the salary structure if they accept £310,000 a week for the young German footballer Kai Havertz.
CHELSEA FINISHED THE HOT PRICE FOR KAI HAVERTZ
According to the Daily Mail, Chelsea is set to break its transfer record by paying £ 90million for Kai Havertz from Bayer Leverkusen. After the latest breakthrough negotiations, the two sides reached an agreement on a price of 72 million euros, plus additional fees to make the deal a total value of up to 90 million pounds. The final paperwork is being finalized this week.
Kai Havertz is considered one of the top targets of coach Frank Lampard in this transfer window. He will fly to London in the coming days to sign a 5-year contract. Chelsea hasn’t stopped chasing the German star for the past few months and is now taking its final steps. If signed, this will be a new record for the club, far from the £ 72 million they paid to Kepa Arrizabalaga in 2018.
In addition, Kai Havertz is considered by many to be one of the most talented midfielders in Europe with the ability to create and score goals. Coach Lampard needs such a type of player to improve the quality of his squad. Havertz has just finished the season with 18 goals and 9 assists in all competitions. He will follow expensive contracts like Timo Werner and Hakim Ziyech to Chelsea.
THE RISK OF STRUCTURE RUPTURE OF CHELSEA
Chelsea has come a long way in pursuit of the Bayer Leverkusen star and may announce the signing soon this week. Sources from the UK confirmed that Kai Havertz will become the third-largest transfer in 2020 for the Blues. Before that, they acquired Hakim Ziyech from Ajax and Timo Werner from RB Leipzig.
Kai Havertz‘s total transfer fee could reach more than 90 million pounds, surpassing the old record of 72 million pounds for goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga in 2018. In addition, Chelsea plans to give Havertz a huge salary of up to 310,000 tables per week / before tax. With a contract valid for 5 years, the Blues will have to spend an additional £ 80.6 million for the 21-year-old German.
Currently, the person receiving the highest salary at Chelsea is Christian Pulisic with more than 158,000 pounds/week after tax. This is followed by Kepa (£ 150,000), N’Golo Kante (£ 144,231), Calum Hudson-Odoi (£ 120,000), Antonio Ruediger (£ 115,385). Thiago Silva from PSG in the form of consumerism. Another player that coach Frank Lampard also wants to recruit this week is left-back Ben Chilwell from Leicester for about £ 50 million.
And yet, Chelsea is said to have agreed on terms with the freezer’s agent, Malang Sarr. The former Nice defender has been linked to a number of clubs across Europe after leaving the Ligue 1 side late last season, according to Telefoot, the 21-year-old has reached an agreement with Chelsea to sign co has a term of 4 years. Barcelona also previously made a move to recruit this left-footed defender but failed.