Timo Werner joins Chelsea
German striker Timo Werner, has agreed to join Chelsea from RB Leipzig subject to passing a medical examination. He will remain with the Bundesliga side for the remainder of the season and join up with the rest of his Chelsea teammates.
Werner took to social media this morning to deliver a message to Chelsea fans around the world ahead of his arrival. "I'm incredibly happy to be joining the Blues next season!" Werner said in a tweet. "It feels like the right step for me and I am delighted to become a part of Chelsea FC. Really looking forward to playing for such a fantastic and historic club. See you soon Chelsea fans!"
Werner also sent out a heartfelt message to the RB Leipzig supporters that watched him grow into one of the Bundesliga's best strikers. Werner has played thirty-two games for RB Leipzig and scored twenty-six goals along with eight assists so far this season. The German International is sure to bolster the Chelsea ranks and push for the hopes of a top finish in both the Premier League and Champions League.
Welcome to Chelsea Timo!