KAI HAVERTZ has an “agreement” in place to quit Bayer Leverkusen, confirmed sporting director Rudi Voller.
The German midfielder, 21, is said to be “dreaming” of a move to the Premier League with Chelsea.
Manchester United, Bayern Munich and Real Madrid have also been linked to Havertz.
Voller claimed the German giants want to keep hold of him for at least another season.
But an agreement is in place for him to leave this summer if they receive the right offer.
He told Bild: “We have an agreement – if it fits, he can go this summer.
CHELSEA NEWS LIVE: Follow for the latest Blues news
“As of now, he is a player of ours. We have our ideas, we know what he can do.
“I personally hope that he stays one more year. Of course, you can’t force anyone.
“Havertz knows what he owes to his colleagues, the fans and club.”
Havertz has attracted a wide range of interest after scoring 16 times this season.
£1 FREE BET Try your luck this weekend with a free bet on Ladbrokes
Bayer Leverkusen are said to be demanding £90million for the seven-cap Germany international.
Frank Lampard’s side had hoped to pay around £70million for him after forking out to sign Hakim Ziyech and Timo Werner.
Bayern Munich chief Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has reportedly claimed his club cannot afford to make a move for Havertz this summer.
By: Joe Miles
Title: Bayer Leverkusen chief admits Kai Havertz has ‘agreement’ to quit club – with German ace ‘dreaming’ of Chelsea transfer
Sourced From: www.thesun.co.uk/sport/football/12029763/bayer-leverkusen-havertz-agreement-chelsea/
Published Date: Sat, 04 Jul 2020 08:48:00 +0000