Official: Timo Werner Joins Chelsea
Chelsea Football Club have completed the signing of RB Leipzig forward Timo Werner, subject to a medical.
The Germany international has agreed a five-year deal at Stamford Bridge and becomes Chelsea’s second signing of the summer after Ajax’s Hakim Ziyech.
Chelsea have agreed to pay €50m (£45m) to trigger the release clause of Werner, who is set to earn more than €10m (£9m) per season in England.
He will join Chelsea in July after the German league season ends.
Werner has made a total of 157 appearances for RB Leipzig, scoring 93 goals and making 40 assists, and has scored 32 goals in all competitions so far this season.