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Chelsea set to seal deal for Morocco star Ziyech

Chelsea set to seal deal for Morocco star Ziyech

Chelsea are on the verge of signing Moroccan winger Hakim Ziyech from Ajax on an £38 million deal in the coming days.

Ziyech will be Frank Lampard’s first signing since the Blue’s 2 year transfer ban was lifted.

Ziyech will join Chelsea in the Summer of 2020.

The Morocco international has been a rumoured target for the Blues, Arsenal and Tottenham in transfer windows gone by, but reports broke on Wednesday that the Blues were in advanced talks for the 26-year-old.

A deal worth £38million is said to be close, with the clubs making an ‘oral agreement’ for a transfer, while Ziyech has reportedly agreed personal terms.

Ziyech a key member of the Ajax team, scored against the Blue’s in the Champions League back in November in the 4-4 draw.

An African football Journalist based in the town of Kabwe, Zambia.

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