Stamford Bridge side to welcome in Arsenal target on a free transfer deal.
Chelsea have reportedly agreed a deal with Sami Khedira to sign the German international when his Real Madrid contract expires next summer according to Shoot.
The Bernabeu star, signed by Blue boss Jose Mourinho during his time in charge of the Spanish giants, had been strongly linked with a big money move to Arsenal but now appears to be happy to run down his current deal before no doubt securing a huge contract offer from Chelsea.
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Khedira missed most of last term through injury but returned to help Real Madrid to their tenth European Cup/Champions League triumph before playing a pivotal role in Germany’s World Cup triumph, albeit missing the final.
Having seen Frank Lampard and David Luiz leave the club this summer Jose Mourinho may well be keen to strengthen his midfield options and the chance to bring in a player of Khedira’s quality on a free transfer is not one that comes along all that often.