Italian transfer expert Fabrizio Romano has confirmed that Napoli defender Calido Coulibaly will join Chelsea in the current summer transfer period.
Romano tweeted: “Kalidou Koulibaly at Chelsea, let’s go!”
Kalidou Kolibali at Chelsea, let’s go! A full agreement on additional charges of 40 million euros has been concluded, the offer has been accepted. Napoli checks the documents, after which everything will be official. 🚨🔵 #CFC
Colibali will sign a long-term contract for a net salary of 10 million euros per season. First central defender, signed. pic.twitter.com/Flr0XSN7wu
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) July 13, 2022
Romano indicated that Chelsea had made an offer of €40 million to include Koulibaly, an offer that was accepted by the Napoli administration.
A reliable Italian journalist has confirmed that Chelsea have also reached a verbal agreement with Koulibaly on his personal contract, and he will receive 10 million euros annually.
The 31-year-old Senegalese defender is expected to travel to London in the next few hours to undergo a medical before completing his move to Chelsea.
Source: Fabrizio Romano.