Tiemoue Bakayoko has arrived at Chelsea ‘s training ground ahead of a medical and a £40million transfer to the Premier League champions.
The Frenchman has long been linked with a move to the west Londoners but all but confirmed the switch was official through Instagram on Friday.
Bakayoko uploaded a snap of Cobham Training Centre and captioned “soon” on the picture.
The Monaco centre midfielder racked up an impressive 52 appearances for Monaco last season as he helped lead Leonardo Jardim’s side to Ligue 1 glory and a Champions League semi-final.
The 22-year-old scored a header to knock Manchester City out of the European tournament’s last 16.
Bakayoko bas already said his goodbyes to Monaco fans by posting an epic video to social media.
The Frenchman’s arrival could pave way for Nemanja Matic’s exit. The Serbian has been linked with a move to the Red Devils with a potential reunion with Jose Mourinho on the cards.