If Sky Sports news are anything to go by, Napoli midfielder Jorginho has jetted into London ahead of his potential £57million (€64,482,986.63) move to Premier League club Chelsea this summer.
This report was made on thier official Twitter page handle on Friday launchtime that shows Jorginho is due to arrive London to complete his move to Chelsea.
It had been widely speculated that Jorginho would form half of a stunning Chelsea double raid on Napoli, along with manager Maurizio Sarri.
Jorginho’s to Chelsea is a huge coup for Chelsea, which will pissed Manchester City having been leading the race to sign the player all summer. Despite reports claiming Chelsea have landed the midfielder, Man City still thought a deal for him could still be agreed this week.
— Sky Sports News (@SkySportsNews) July 13, 2018
Napoli signed Jorginho in a £8.55m fee from Hellas Verona and has been impressive for the Italian club even since, enough to have two of the biggest Premier League bank brokers chasing him. Chelsea secured his signature as a result of Sarri joining the club has their new boss.
The 5ft 11″ midfielder is exactly what Chelsea need to play alongside N’Golo Kante so they can get their Premier League bid back on track after a poor run in the 2017/18 campaign. Antonio Conte was sacked today and not even thanked on the official Chelsea statement. That’s harsh but they’re not wasting any time making changes now he’s gone, and that will be very welcome news for Chelsea fans.