Jorginho Set For Chelsea Medicals Today.
Chelsea have finally beaten Manchester City to Jorginho’s signature and he is reportedly set for his medical later today.
The Blues emerged as shock winner of the player’s service at the expense of the Citizens, who have tabled a big money offer to Napoli since last winter.
According to reports, the West London club were bolstered by the relationship between the Italian player and Maurizio Sarri, who is on the verge of joining the Blues as Conte’s replacement.
Italian media outlet Calciomercato revealed that the midfielder travelled to London last night to undergo his medical, which he reportedly passed in the early hours of today.
City boss Pep Guardiola is an admirer of the player and he wants to add him to his squad ahead of next season in which he would hope to retain the League trophy.
In other Chelsea news, Eden Hazard still remains undecided over his future. The Belgian star is being tracked by Santiago Bernabeu outfits, who are hoping to get him as a replacement to Cristiano Ronaldo.
According to Don Balon; Neymar, Lewandowski, Mbappe, and Hazard have all been linked with a move to Real Madrid but none of them have shown any sign of listening to offers from the team.
The 28-year-old midfielder is presently preparing with his Belgian teammates for a third-place match against England on Saturday after losing 1-0 to France at the semi-finals round in the ongoing summer FIFA World Cup in Russia.