Timo Werner is on the verge of making Chelsea for RB Leipzig with talks progressing more than a return to the former club of his..
The Germany international has fallen out with Thomas Tuchel and also did not actually make the bench in the 1 0 win over Everton at Goodison Park on Saturday.
The £47.5million signing in 2020 did not hide his frustrations playing under Tuchel in pre season that saw the pair show the frustration of theirs in meetings with the media..
Behind closed doors, the duo are known having argued in a personal meeting about just how Werner was being utilized and whether he deserved to begin a lot more matches.
It resulted in the 26-year-old being dropped from a two match friendly against Udinese in the last pre season match that place the writing on the wall for his future..
Indeed, Werner has struggled throughout the time of his in west London since getting signed by Frank Lampard and not really improved under Tuchel, despite playing a huge part in the Champions League winning run in 2021.
It is not clear whether Chelsea will replace Werner having a brand new signing but Armando Broja featured from the bench this weekend and it is apt being considered the replacement of his after a productive loan spell at Southampton..
It is also not known whether it is going to be permanent move or a loan although Bundesliga side are more likely to prefer a wage contribution from Chelsea, with Werner’s current offer at Chelsea exceeding the highest earner of theirs.
These’re among the fine details being discussed like the existence of an option to purchase at the conclusion of a possible season long loan..