Chelsea have completed the signing of German international Timo Werner from Bundesliga side RB Leipzig.
The striker was linked with a move to numerous European giants but the Blues won the race to sign the German striker.
Chelsea released an official statement on their website to announce the deal.
“Chelsea Football Club has reached an agreement with RB Leipzig to sign Timo Werner,” the club stated.
“The 24-year-old has agreed personal terms with the Blues, and will remain at the German club for the rest of the Bundesliga season. He will link up with his new team-mates in July, subject to passing a medical examination.
Marina Granovskaia also welcomed the striker to Chelsea.
“We are very excited that Timo Werner has chosen to join Chelsea. He is a player who was coveted all over Europe and it is no surprise, he has that rare mix of being young and exciting and yet established and proven.
“We can’t wait to have Timo on board, but until then we wish him and RB Leipzig all the best for the rest of this season.”