21 July 2020 18:30
Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich has made Kai Havertz his absolute priority in the summer transfer window, according to reports. The Blues have been heavily linked with the midfielder after already wrapping up deals for Hakim Ziyech and Timo Werner. Chelsea blocked from Declan Rice transfer despite offering two players Havertz has been in superb form this season, netting 17 goals and providing nine assists in all competitions. Chief transfer negotiator Marina Granovskaia has been ordered to seal a deal for the 21-year-old by Abramovich. That's according to Bild who claim Chelsea have made Havertz their absolute top priority.
The Blues are expected to make contact with Leverkusen this week to thrash out a deal with reports personal terms have already been reached with the player. JUST IN: Chelsea blocked from Declan Rice transfer despite offering two players in deal