Chelsea edges closer to sign Diego Costa`s replacement
Chelsea close to land their long term target as Romelu Lukaku finally agrees to make a switch to the Premier League Champions.
Everton’s star striker Romelu Lukaku has agreed on Personal terms with Chelsea which could see him playing for the London based outfit from the next season.
Chelsea have been trying to sign Lukaku from last season as he has impressed Chelsea coach Antonio Conte with his striking power, the men in blue are considering Lukaku as an ideal replacement for Diego Costa.
According to reports, the Premier League champions have to pay around £100million as a transfer sum to Everton and a £150,000 a week deal to the Belgian sensation. The 24-year-old Belgian striker is in great form, he made 39 appearances for the club last season in which he scored 26 goals and created 6 goals.
He seems to be unhappy at Everton and did decline a contract extension leading to an interest from many European giants.
He will be a better replacement for Chelsea’s Diego Costa and can easily fit into the team, he is a great striker with a sixth sense to be at the right place at the right time. He will be a great signing for Chelsea if will deal is finalised.