Chelsea have agreed a £35m deal to sign Monaco star Tiemoue Bakayoko
Bakayoko, 22, has been heavily linked with a summer move to the Premier League after enjoying an impressive campaign with Monaco.
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte looks to have beaten Jose Mourinho to the signing of Tiemoue Bakayoko
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However, Italian outlet Tuttomercatoweb claim Chelsea have won the race to sign Bakayoko after agreeing a £35m deal.
It is claimed Bakayoko will put pen to paper on a five-year contract with personal terms already agreed.
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Man United boss Jose Mourinho appears to have lost the battle to sign Tiemoue Bakayoko
This will come as a huge boost for Chelsea after they had their initial £32m offer rejected by Monaco, but it appears as if they have now got their man.
Bakayoko has scored three goals in all competitions for the Ligue 1 outfit this season and is contracted to the club until 2019.