Timo Werner has been officially signed to The Blues Chelsea after the deal was secured recently. The current striker of Red Bull Leipzig has been the interest of Chelsea manager Frank Lampard. Along with the success in bringing in Hakim Ziyech from Ajax previously, Lampard has made amendments for the transfer flop in the previous windows. Timo Werner is his second successful signing of a player that he wanted so badly to join the team. The failure to sign Dries Mertens and Edinson Cavani in the previous winter transfer eventually led to the recent transfer successes of Ziyech and Werner.
It has been confirmed officially by Chelsea that an amount of GBP 47.5 million of the transfer fee is Werner’s worth at the moment. That transfer fee is to secure a five-year contract deal with Werner’s weekly salary is reportedly close to GBP 180,000. Manchester United and Liverpool were also targeting Werner alongside Chelsea for the summer transfer. Unfortunately, both of them failed to secure the signature of Werner for the Red Bull Leipzig striker decided to go to Stamford Bridge instead of Old Trafford or Anfield. Kai Havertz may well be the next signing secured by Chelsea under Lampard. maxbetsbobet
The staggering transfer fee of GBP 47.5 million for the 24-year old player from Stuttgart is nothing but reasonable. So far this season he has scored a total of 32 goals throughout all competitions where Red Bull Leipzig is attending. That includes an outstanding performance with 4 goals and 2 assists so far. More importantly, Red Bull Leipzig is amidst the clubs that already secured their spots in the quarter-finals of the Champions League. Werner can add more goals and assists under his name this season both in the international stage and the domestic competition.
Timo Werner has stated that he is delighted with the move to Chelsea following his career with Red Bull Leipzig so far. He thanked Red Bull Leipzig as the club that eventually helped him to open the road in joining a great team like Chelsea. He certainly hopes to end this season with Red Bull Leipzig in the best state possible. Winning the Champions League remains a possibility which will be a great experience and morale boost for him. Unfortunately, it is a bit difficult for him to win the Bundesliga with Red Bull Leipzig with 13 points gap to Bayern Munich on top.
Marina Granovskaia, Chelsea chief is another highly excited person with the secured deal of Timo Werner beside Frank Lampard. Undoubtedly Werner is currently a player under the watch of many great clubs from Europe. Being able to bring him to Chelsea is a promising future for both Werner and Chelsea to reach the top in many competitions ahead. Lampard will have more options in terms of the attacking side of Chelsea with the addition of Werner to the team. Moreover, Werner will greatly help to take the weight off a bit of Tammy Abraham. It is interesting to see how Chelsea performs in the future with Werner around.