Chelsea have reach an agreement of €100 million to sign Mykhaylo Mudryk, MySportDab reports.
The Blues have been monitoring the move after making an attempt which was turned down immediately by Shaktar Donetsk.
Arsenal were the side who have been pushing so hard to complete a move for the striker who they wanted so bad to join their team this January.
Alot of talks have been going on with the Gunners making their first offer which was quickly rejected as not good enough to accept.
A second bid of around €80 million was being considered before Chelsea made their push to hijack the deal.
The Blue side of London came with a transfer fee of €100 million which was quickly accepted by Shakhtar Donetsk.
According to reports reaching us from Fabrizio Romano, he confirmed the agreement between Chelsea and Shakhtar Donetsk have been done already.
Here Is What Was Said:
“Exclusive: Chelsea have reached an agreement with Shakhtar Donetsk for Mudryk.
“€100m fee agreed between parties today after mission.
“Chelsea now pushing on player side — as Mudryk priority has always been Arsenal.
“Arsenal bid remains €95m add ons included.
Chelsea representatives were said to have made plans early to travel and make sure they hijack the deal from Arsenal.
The mission seems to be a successful one which they are working on the side of the player which could be an easy one.
Although there is a strong believe of the player already looking at only moving to Arsenal who they already had agreement of some sort.
Chelsea will do all in their power to complete the move as their players keep dropping out after each games due to injuries.
Mykhaylo Mudryk could go a long way in helping the team for the remainder of the season if they can complete the deal this January window.