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Courtois almost on the road to Madrid: Chelsea plant most expensive keeperstransfer ever

Kepa Arrizabalaga would be for eighty million euros be taken away at Athletic Bilbao.

Thibaut Courtois © Belga

Chelsea successor to our countryman Thibaut Courtois almost to tackle. The London club does, after all, a recordtransfer for the young goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga. The 23-year-old Spaniard from Athletic Bilbao would be less than eighty million euros in costs, for example, British media Tuesday night known.

That would of Kepa the most expensive goalkeeper ever. That record is since last month in the name of the Brazilian Alisson Becker, for whom Liverpool more than sixty million euros on the table laid.

Thibaut Courtois seems to be so at the last moment still are droomtransfer to Real Madrid to be able to achieve. The best goalkeeper of the last world CHAMPIONSHIP in Russia reached earlier already has a personal agreement with the club from the Spanish capital, but Chelsea was straight. The Blues were hoping the transfer fee has yet to float and didn’t want to green light a replacement was found.

To press run sent Courtois the past two days the cat to the training in Cobham. Our fellow countryman had already set his sights on a departure to the Royal, the absolute top in club football. In Madrid, he can also be closer to his children, life and living. Also Eden Hazard dreamed of after the end of the WK should be Real, but his transfer seems to be a day for the closure of the English transfer market really stuck.

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