September 30, 2022

Chelsea and Aston Villa have confirmed an settlement has been reached for the switch of Carney Chukwuemeka.

talkSPORT understands the Blues can pay £15million plus £5m in add-ons for the extremely rated 18-year-old midfielder, who turned down a suggestion to signal a brand new take care of the Villans.

Chukwuemeka is anticipated to signal a six-year contract with Chelsea

He’ll bear a medical in London earlier than signing a six-year contract with the west London membership.

A Chelsea assertion, echoed by a Villa launch word-for-word, confirmed: “Aston Villa and Chelsea can verify that the golf equipment have reached an settlement for the everlasting switch of Carney Chukwuemeka.

“The 18-year-old has been given permission to journey to London to debate each private phrases and bear a medical.”

The deal can be further candy for Chelsea, who’ve crushed Barcelona to the signing of the participant with the LaLiga giants pinching the likes of Jules Kounde and Raphinha off them earlier this window.

Chukwuemeka captained England Below-19s to European Championship glory this summer time, scoring three targets within the match together with one within the remaining.

His shows didn’t go unnoticed with The Solar reporting that in addition to Barca, AC Milan had been additionally occupied with signing Chukwuemeka, who would’ve been obtainable on a free switch to any non-Premier League membership in January. Nonetheless, they had been delay by Villa’s asking value.

Chukwuemeka, who turns 19 in October, made his first-team debut in Could 2021 and final season made 13 appearances however has made simply two Premier League begins.


Chukwuemeka (centre) scored three goals in England’s Under-19 European Championship-winning campaign

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Chukwuemeka (centre) scored three targets in England’s Below-19 European Championship-winning marketing campaign

Chukwuemeka, who turns 19 in October, made his first-team debut in Could 2021 and final season made 13 appearances however has made simply two Premier League begins.

Villa’s 2020/21 Academy Participant of the Season made 11 senior appearances final time period.

He turned the most recent prodigy to signal for Chelsea after Arsenal’s Omari Hutchinson.