Marc Cucurella on the brink of signing for Chelsea in a deal worth up to £62MILLION after medical

Marc Cucurella on the point of signing for Chelsea in a deal value as much as £62MILLION after passing his medical… with Blues defender Levi Colwill becoming a member of Brighton on mortgage

  • Marc Cucurella is poised to affix Chelsea in an enormous deal value as much as £62million 
  • Blues centre half Levi Colwill, 19, is predicted to go the opposite method on a mortgage deal 
  • The Spaniard’s arrival is predicted quickly after passing a medical on Thursday

Marc Cucurella’s transfer to Chelsea is on the verge of completion in a deal value as much as £62million.

The Brighton defender accomplished a medical with the west London aspect within the capital on Thursday.

Versatile Spanish star Cucurella, 24, is ready to make the swap for an preliminary £55m, plus a possible £7m in bonuses.

Marc Cucurella's move to Chelsea is on the verge of completion in a deal worth up to £62m

Marc Cucurella’s transfer to Chelsea is on the verge of completion in a deal value as much as £62m

In a separate deal, Blues star Levi Colwill is expected to join Brighton on loan for the season

In a separate deal, Blues star Levi Colwill is predicted to affix Brighton on mortgage for the season

In a separate however related deal, Blues centre half Levi Colwill is anticipated to affix Brighton on mortgage for the season. 

It is known the preliminary delay in confirming Cucurella’s transfer to Chelsea was being held up by negotiations over the phrases of Colwill’s transfer to Graham Potter’s aspect.

Cucurella, who can play at left centre again, left again or left wing-back, would act as cowl for Ben Chilwell and doubtlessly compete for a beginning choice at left centre again, the place Chelsea are mild after the departure of Antonio Rudiger on a free.

Cucurella's arrival could mean Chelsea will sell defender Marcos Alonso (centre) to Barcelona

Cucurella’s arrival might imply Chelsea will promote defender Marcos Alonso (centre) to Barcelona

The deal might even have implications for Marcos Alonso – at the moment Chilwell’s understudy – with Barcelona eager to finalise a deal for the Spaniard.

At the second, Chelsea’s lack of canopy for the England star, who spent a lot of final season injured, is a serious purpose of their unwillingness to promote Alonso to the LaLiga giants.

Cucurella had handed in a switch request final week after seeing Manchester City thwarted of their makes an attempt to signal him for underneath £40m.  

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