According to Italian journalist Fabrizio Romano, Romelu Lukaku has completed the main part of his medicals following Chelsea’s agreement to pay a jaw-dropping sum of £98 million for the 28 year old Belgian striker.
Romano tweeted, “Romelu Lukaku has just completed main part of his medical tests as new Chelsea player today morning in Milano. 100% confirmed. 🔵 #CFC
“Romelu’s camp is now planning together with Chelsea for London flight this week. Deal to be announced in the next few days. 🛫🇬🇧 #Lukaku”
Chelsea hope to complete the deal on time as they look forward to registering Romelu Lukaku before their clash with current Europa League winners Villarreal at Belfast in Super Cup Competition on Wednesday.
During Lukaku’s medical at Milan, Chelsea fans were seen hailing the former Manchester United man as seen in the video below.
Chelsea however are not done with acquisitions in the transfer market as they are reportedly holding talks with Sevilla for the transfer of their defender Jules Kounde.