Ruben Loftus-Cheek is on the verge of completing his £17 million transfer from Chelsea to AC Milan in Italy. The 27-year-old midfielder is currently in Milan to undergo a medical examination. With the official confirmation of his departure from Chelsea expected in the coming days. The initial transfer fee for Loftus-Cheek is set at £14 million. With an additional £3 million potentially achievable through performance-based bonuses.
Ruben Loftus-Cheek is in poise to join the list of Chelsea players departing the club. As he is set to finalize a £17 million move to AC Milan. Meanwhile, Christian Pulisic has expressed his desire to be part of the ongoing exodus from Chelsea. Which has seen Edouard Mendy join Al-Ahli for £17 million and Kai Havertz make a £65 million switch to Arsenal. Additionally, Hakim Ziyech is in expectation to soon complete his medical in Saudi Arabia and join Al-Nassr for a fee of £8 million.
Secondly, In other transfer news, Chelsea has made a signing of their own. Securing Santos winger Angelo Gabriel in a deal worth £12.6 million. The 18-year-old is in loan out to Chelsea’s new sister club, Strasbourg. For the duration of the season after signing a five-year contract at Stamford Bridge. Stay tuned to our live blog for the latest transfer updates and rumors.
Ruben Loftus-Cheek Milan bound
Moreover, AC Milan has set their sights on Christian Pulisic as their next target, but the Serie A giants are reluctant to pay more than £17 million for the winger. Pulisic, who has only one year remaining on his contract at Stamford Bridge, has drawn interest from Milan as they seek to bolster their squad.
However, Ruben Loftus-Cheek is the latest addition to the growing list of Chelsea players who have departed the club. This includes forward Kai Havertz, who joined Arsenal, and midfielder Mateo Kovacic, who made a move to Manchester City.
Moreover, notable players such as defender Kalidou Koulibaly, goalkeeper Edouard Mendy, and midfielder N’Golo Kante have all completed transfers to clubs in Saudi Arabia.
Chelsea had a disappointing season, finishing 12th in the Premier League, marking their lowest position in almost 30 years.
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