Chelsea have reached an settlement with Aston Villa for the everlasting switch of Carney Chukwuemeka.
The Blues can pay Villa £20m for the 18-year-old, who has been given permission to journey to London to debate private phrases and endure a medical, studies Sky Sports.
The teenager had only one yr remaining on his take care of Aston Villa and rejected the Birmingham membership’s final contract supply, which performed an element within the midfielder being unnoticed of Steven Gerrard’s squad for the membership’s pre-season Australia tour this summer season.
Chukwuemeka made 12 Premier League appearances final season however solely began twice and it’s understood that the midfielder is eager to get extra top-flight recreation time, states Sky Sports activities, however how that works out at Chelsea is unknown.
Aston Villa and Chelsea can verify that the golf equipment have reached an settlement for the everlasting switch of Carney Chukwuemeka.
The 18-year-old has been given permission to journey to London to debate each private phrases and endure a medical.
— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) August 2, 2022
One membership that was additionally interested by Chukwuemeka was Barcelona. The La Liga giants adopted the 18-year-old for a number of months reported Mundo Deportivo, with the midfielder being described as a participant with quite a lot of potential, and Barca boss Xavi is claimed to have given the go-ahead to signal him whether it is doable for the membership to take action.
In keeping with 90min, Manchester United and Arsenal have been additionally amongst a bunch of different golf equipment interested by signing Chukwuemeka, however it’s Chelsea who’ve secured the extremely rated teenager’s signature.