Bayer Leverkusen, Kai Havertz has become the latest big money addiction to Frank Lampard’s squad at Stamford Bridge.
Havertz is a highly rated Germany playmaker, completed a deal worth £70 million ($91m) including add-ons. with Chelsea.
The Blues will pay almost the entire fee up front but with a small proportion coming in add-ons after successfully negotiating down Leverkusen’s £90m ($118m) asking price.
Havertz, 21, signed a five-year contract with Chelsea having been convinced to join the club after more than two months of talks.
He said, “I am very happy and proud to be here, For me it is a dream come true to play in a big club like Chelsea and I can’t wait to meet all the players and the trainers. Yeah, I am very happy to be here!” told Chelsea official website.
Chelsea fans can revel in the fact that Havertz will be turning out for them in 2020-21, with plenty of excitement surrounding the arrival of the talented playmaker.