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Chelsea Youngster Kevin De Bruyne to Complete £16m Wolfsburg Switch

Stamford Bridge side midfielder to complete Bundesliga move.

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Chelsea bit-part player Kevin de Bruyne is set to complete a long awaited £16m move to Bundesliga side Wolfsburg according to the BBC.

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The 22 year old has struggled to retain a place in Jose Mourinho’s first team set-up this term, making just two Premier League starts, and is set to move to the German top tier where he previously proved a big success during a season long loan switch to Werder Bremen.

The Belgian international will sign a five year deal with Wolfsburg and the price could rise to £20m and will see the West London club secure a sizable profit from a player who has barely featured.

De Bruyne cost Chelsea £6.7m when he arrived at Stamford Bridge in January 2012 and is no doubt keen to secure regular first team football ahead of he 2014 World Cup finals.

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