Marseille striker, Michy Batshuayi, who has been the subject of bidding with West Ham, Crystal Palace and Tottenham all vying for his signature, has put pen to paper for Chelsea.
Michy Batshuayi is primed for a switch to the Premier League with Chelsea
English Premier League side, Chelsea FC have reportedly agreed a £33million transfer fee with Marseille, for Michy Batshuayi on a five-year contract.
It was learnt that the striker has been the subject of fevered bidding in recent days with West Ham, Crystal Palace and Tottenham all speaking to Marseille, who had to raise £21m by July 5 to pay off French football finance regulator DNCG.
Batshuayi celebrating with fellow Belgium international, Eden Hazard at the ongoing Euros
Dailymail Sports reported that Chelsea sent a club doctor to Belgium’s Euro 2016 base in Bordeaux on Wednesday, allowing Batshuayi to undergo a medical which he has now passed prior to the switch to the London club.
The 22-year-old scored 21 goals last season and was on target in his country’s 4-0 win over Hungary on Sunday, when he came off the bench to replace Romelu Lukaku.