Deal Close – Key Chelsea target set to undergo his medical later today


Brendan Rodgers has stolen the march on his former side Chelsea to complete a deal to sign the wonder kind striker Moussa Dembele from Fulham on a free transfer.

According to reports from The Sun, Dembele is tipped to got through his medical later today as Scottish Champions look set to sign the English football’s most wanted free agent this summer.

Dembele’s contract with Fulham is set to end this summer and the 19-year old striker had made it clear about his plans of quitting Craven Cottage at the end of last season. Dembele scored 16 goals for Fulham last season in an otherwise poor season for the club where they finished 20th in the league one.

Former PSG starlet was on the radar for Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester United and Juventus however, Celtic are all set to sign the highly rated striker by guaranteeing him the first team action.

Brendan Rodgers has sanctions the exits for Anthony Stokes, Colin Kazim-Richards and Carlton Cole to make room for Dembele’s arrival. Former Liverpool manager sees Dembele as the ideal player to lead his team and ensure a successful 2016/17 season.