Batshuayi Passes Chelsea Medical

Belgium striker Michy Batshuayi has passed his medical ahead of a proposed move to Chelsea.

Batshuayi has passed his medical
Batshuayi has passed his medical

The 22-year-old was given special dispensation to leave the Belgium camp by head coach Marc Wilmots and was met by Chelsea’s team doctor in Bordeaux ahead of a £33m move to Stamford Bridge.He passed his medical on Wednesday afternoon and the player’s camp is confident a deal will be wrapped up by the weekend.

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However, Batshuayi is now expected to become Antonio Conte’s first signing as Chelsea manager despite the club not being able to offer European football.Batshuayi, who is currently away on international duty with Belgium at Euro 2016, has been linked with a host of Europe’s top clubs after scoring 17 goals for Marseille in Ligue 1 last season.

He was due to appear at Belgium’s news conference on Wednesday afternoon but was pulled out shortly after midday at the request of Marseille.

 

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