Rudiger joining Chelsea

Antonio Rudiger is set to leave Roma.

Gianluca Di Marzio reports that the German defender will join Chelsea for €33 million plus €5 million in bonuses, while the player will sign a 5 year contract worth £4 million per season. There has already been an exchange of documents between the clubs, and the German will likely have his medical on Monday.

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