Kai Havertz ‘has left Germany’s camp to complete sensational move to Chelsea’ with the playmaker closing in on £90m move to Stamford Bridge
- Kai Havertz is inching closer to a £90million deal to join Chelsea this summer
- The Leverkusen star has reportedly left Germany’s camp to seal the transfer
- He was an unused substitute in his country’s 1-1 draw with Spain on Thursday
The Bayer Leverkusen playmaker has been linked with Frank Lampard’s men for months and the deal is expected to be confirmed imminently. Havertz was an unused substitute in his country’s 1-1 draw with Spain on Thursday night as Chelsea’s Timo Werner grabbed the headlines by scoring the opener.
Kai Havertz has reportedly left Germany’s training camp to push his Chelsea deal through
Frank Lampard is on the verge of securing another huge deal as he looks to battle for the title
The deal could be clinched in the next 24 hours, the report adds, although the 21-year-old is yet to complete a medical.
It claims that both Chelsea and Leverkusen expected him to be left on the bench for the Germans against Spain to avoid the risk of injury as the two parties ensure the massive transfer goes ahead.
Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia has been handling negotiations with the Bundesliga outfit and Sportsmail understands the fee will reach £90m with add-ons included.
Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia has played a key role in negotiations with Leverkusen
Havertz was an unused substitute in Germany’s 1-1 draw with Spain ahead of his £90m move
Blues fans were hoping to see Havertz and Werner play together for their country to get a glimpse of what their partnership could look like in the upcoming season, but their new £53m forward played up front with former Man City star Leroy Sane.
The former Leipzig man looked dangerous all night and fired his side ahead in the 51st minute, with Jose Gaya cancelling out his goal in stoppage time.
If Havertz’s move to Stamford Bridge is confirmed, the club will take their summer spending past the £200m mark after a busy window that has seen them make five signings already.
The midfield star has already scored 46 career goals despite only being 21 years of age
In addition to Werner, they have also landed Hakim Ziyech from Ajax for £37m, while left back Ben Chilwell has also joined from Leicester and Thiago Silva and Malang Sarr both arrived on a free transfers.
Havertz has emerged as one of the brightest talents in world football after scoring 46 goals in his last four seasons in Germany, but Chelsea quickly…