Sport Leverkusen confirms negotiations about Havertz transfer
If Abramovich wants Havertz, he'll buy him! - former Chelsea boss Grant
Kai Havertz has been strongly linked with Chelsea and, if Roman Abramovich wants him, Avram Grant thinks he will get his man.Havertz, 21, has been a revelation in the Bundesliga ever since making his breakthrough as a 17-year-old in the 2016-17 campaign.
The transfer of national player Kai Havertz is getting closer. For the first time, Bundesliga club Bayer Leverkusen confirmed negotiations about a change in its internationally courted offensive player.
"It was always clear that there would be talks as soon as the Europa League ended for us," said managing director Fernando Carro of the "Kölner Stadt-Anzeiger". But there is still no written offer for the 21-year-old national player.
«Kai has expressed the wish to take the next step. I can't say at the moment whether this will work in the near future or not, ”Carro added. The English top club Chelsea FC has been Havertz's dream club for weeks. According to Carro, however, there are several clubs “that Kai Havertz would like to include in their future planning”.
Havertz yet to attract a single offer, Bayer Leverkusen director reveals
Kai Havertz has been routinely linked with Chelsea in recent weeks, but Bayer Leverkusen say they have yet to receive an offer for him.Havertz, 21, has been a revelation in the Bundesliga ever since making his breakthrough as a 17-year-old in the 2016-17 campaign.
According to media reports, Bayer should demand a transfer fee of around 100 million euros for Havertz, who is under contract in Leverkusen until 2022. Leverkusen hopes for clarity in the case by the time they return to training at the end of August.
The home grown Havertz has already played half his life for the Rhinelander. The factory club recently even dedicated a YouTube documentary to its top players. Havertz has played 150 competitive games for Bayer Leverkusen so far.
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Manchester United are weighing up their next move as Kai Havertz pushes for a Chelsea switch.Havertz has been heavily linked with a move to Chelsea after an impressive season with Bayer Leverkusen.