CHELSEA have agreed a £35million fee with Arsenal to sign Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, who will have a medical at St George’s Park.
Arsenal are ready to sell Oxlade-Chamberlain after he refused to sign an improved £180,000-a-week contract.
The Blues look set to beat Liverpool to the England international, although the Reds have themselves today confirmed the signing of Naby Keita for 2018.
Chelsea manager Antoni Conte has been adamant in recent days that his side will sign more players before Thursday’s transfer deadline.
Oxlade-Chamberlain was criticised for his performance for Arsenal in the 4-0 defeat at Liverpool yesterday.
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is set to land Arsenal’s Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain’s (left) last appearance for Arsenal was the loss at Liverpool