Chelsea have decided a agreement to sign Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata, subject to the Spain global concurring individual terms and passing a restorative, the Premier League champions said on Wednesday.
The reports revealed that Chelsea would pay around 70 million pounds ($91 million) for Morata, which would smash the club’s flow exchange record by obscuring the 50 million they spent on Fernando Torres in 2011.
“Chelsea Football Club and Real Madrid have concurred terms for the exchange of Alvaro Morata to Stamford Bridge,” Chelsea stated. .
The 24-year-old will give Chelsea administrator Antonio Conte the assaulting fortification that he has been hunting down after he was accounted for to be disappointed by the club passing up a major opportunity for Belgium forward Romelu Lukaku, who joined Manchester United a week ago.
Chelsea were in the market for a striker as Spain’s Diego Costa is relied upon to leave the club having not gone on their pre-season visit to China and Singapore.
Morata, who had additionally been firmly connected by British media with a move to Manchester United before in the exchange window, helped Madrid win a moment progressive Champions League title last season, however spent a great part of the battle as a substitute.
The previous Juventus forward scored 20 objectives in all rivalries in 17 begins, giving him the best objectives to recreations proportion of every one of Real’s advances.
It was, in any case, his talent of snatching imperative objectives, including late victors against Sporting Lisbon, Villarreal and Athletic Bilbao, that made him a key part in Zinedine Zidane’s twofold winning side.
Morata was an institute graduate at Real and made his introduction in 2010, however left four years after the fact for Juventus, where he burned through two seasons.
He helped Juve achieve the 2015 Champions League last, scoring an unequivocal equalizer against Real in the semi-last, second leg. He likewise found the net in the 3-1 overcome by Barcelona in the last.
However like at Madrid, Morata neglected to hold down a customary place for Juventus regardless of his conclusive cameo appearances.