September 27, 2022

Raheem Sterling is ready to have his medical with Chelsea on Sunday forward of his transfer from Manchester Metropolis.

The England ahead has agreed private phrases with Chelsea, who’re understood to be paying Metropolis as much as £55million together with add-ons.

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Sterling’s transfer to Chelsea is getting nearer and nearer

Sterling held talks with Tuchel and is excited by the challenge in west London

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Sterling held talks with Tuchel and is happy by the problem in west London

It’s extensively reported Sterling will endure medical assessments on Sunday earlier than signing a five-year deal, with an choice for an extra yr.

Sterling’s future has been the topic of intense hypothesis resulting from the truth that the 27-year-old has lower than 12 months remaining on his contract on the Etihad Stadium.

A high switch goal for Chelsea, Sterling has already held talks with head coach Thomas Tuchel in regards to the transfer and is happy on the prospect of shifting to Stamford Bridge.

Having joined Man Metropolis from Liverpool for an preliminary price of £44million in 2015, Sterling has gone on to ascertain himself as a key participant for the Premier League champions.

In seven years on the membership, the ahead has scored 131 targets in 339 appearances.

Throughout his time in Manchester he has received 9 main trophies, together with 4 Premier League titles.

Sterling will no doubt be seen as a top addition for the Blues

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Sterling will little doubt be seen as a high addition for the Blues

Sterling has been with City for seven years

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Sterling has been with Metropolis for seven years

Throughout his time in Manchester he has received 9 main trophies, together with 4 Premier League titles.

Sterling, who grew up in London and performed for QPR at youth stage earlier than becoming a member of Liverpool on the age of 15, can be the third main departure from Metropolis this summer time after Fernandinho and Gabriel Jesus, who has joined Arsenal.

He’ll develop into Chelsea’s first main signing underneath new proprietor Todd Boehly.

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Whereas the Blues have been linked with sensational strikes for Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar this summer time, former Chelsea defender Jason Cundy believes {that a} transfer for Sterling is extra wise.

Discussing potential signings, the talkSPORT host stated: “I really suppose that, I’ve stated this many many occasions, I believe Neymar is overrated. I’m not saying he’s a foul participant, I believe he’s overrated, that’s my very own tackle that, I’m not so positive he’d slot in at Chelsea.

“Ronaldo, there’s part of me that’s slightly bit involved that it’s not going to be a Thomas Tuchel signing, it feels slightly bit like a Todd Boehly one the place he’s are available with the cash and he’s getting seduced by one of many world’s biggest ever gamers and he’s out there.

“After which there’s Sterling, which for me makes a lot sense, I don’t fairly know what he’s going to price nevertheless it feels and sounds prefer it’s going to be an honest deal.”

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