Raheem Sterling has headed the shortlist of Thomas Tuchel’s attacking targets. He has entered the final year of his contract with Man City. Chelsea is on the verge of reinforcing its attacking options after Romelu Lukaku returned to Inter Milan on loan. Here is all you need to know about the latest updates about Raheem’s career.
Chelsea have agreed to a £47.5million fee
Chelsea has agreed to get a £47.5million fee while playing with Manchester City. They will be signing forward Raheem Sterling and the star player will have a new turn in his career. The 27-year-old will be undergoing medical in the next few days. Raheem will be signing with Chelsea. He is hopeful to make a deal with Chelsea soon. According to the latest updates the deal will be completed in time. England will be joining forward to join the club’s pre-season tour which will be held in the United States.
Sterling is Chelsea’s Top Target
Sterling is Chelsea’s top target and they are eager to sign a deal with him this summer. Even though the Blues were strongly linked with the Leeds forward Raphinha. Sterling is fellow Brazilian Richarlison and has played a lot of matches in the past.
Sterling has agreed to sign with Chelsea. He will be signing with the team but the deal will be according to his personal terms. He will sign on a five-year contract and will also have the option of extending the contract with the team by 12 months.
Sterling has joined City from Liverpool and was paid for an initial amount of £49m. This contact was active in July 2015. Since then the player has played a key role in their success under Pep Guardiola.
Raheem Sterling Career So Far
Raheem has had a splendid career over the past few years. He has won four Premier League titles and has made a big name for himself. Raheem has one FA Cup and three League Cups. He played all these games at the Etihad Stadium. Raheem also scored 131 goals and made 339 appearances for the reigning Premier League champions.
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Sterling Offered Tuchel A Guaranteed Threat
Sterling will be offering Tuchel a guaranteed threat. The players have directly contributed to a combined 165 goals while playing in the division. He made 320 appearances for Liverpool and City. He has shown tactical flexibility and experience. The 27-year-old believes he has been in a decisive phase of his career and wishes to make a significant contribution to his game on and off the pitch.
The fact that City can cede two attackers and the members of the ‘Big Six’. Gabriel Jesus has earned a big name for Arsenal and he got £45m. Sterling to Stamford Bridge made a lot of effort without trepidation. It was a sign of their solid recruitment and he filled the gap that exists between the clubs.
City and Chelsea in talks over Ake
Chelsea and Manchester City were in constant talks over signing their new players. They held talks over a deal and wanted to sign Nathan Ake for the game. Chelsea was in need of defenders after they had signed Andreas Christensen and Antonio Rudiger. Both the players have left the team this summer. The Blues showed interest in Juventus center-back Matthijs de Ligt. The players who have been playing in Chelsea were making a lot of effort to make their team win.
Sky Germany had reported that the defender wants a switch to Bayern Munich this summer. Ake, 27, had left Chelsea and had signed with Bournemouth in 2017. After making an initial loan spell before that had signed a deal with the player at £40m. The player signed the deal with City two years ago. The Netherlands center-back has seen the game time limited at the Etihad. They have been playing in the 14 Premier League games for Pep Guardiola’s side last season.