By Mukwuzi Joseph
Kai Havetz is closing in on a move to Chelsea from Bayer Leverkusan after the clubs agreed a package of €80 plus €20m in add-ons for the midfielder.
Chelsea who have bee in talks with their Bundesliga counterpart for several weeks over a deal for the German international concluded the negotiations for the club record £89m transfer on Wednesday according sky Germany.
Havertz , who is keen to join the club as soon as possible, has not yet had a medical with Chelsea and remains with the German squad for their UEFA Nations league fixtures with Spain and Switzerland.
Chelsea previous club record deal was the signing of Kepa Arrizabalaga from Athletico Bilbao for £71.6m
Earlier this week, Leverkusen’ Head coach Peter Bosz said the 21-year old is unlikely to train with with the club again a she nears a move to the premier league.
Havertz look set to be Frank Lampard’s seventh summer signings following the arrival of Timo werner, Hakim Ziyech, Ben Chilwell, Thiago Silva, Malang Sarr and Xavier Mbuyamba