Sport Bakayoko thanks 'agent' Batshuayi after completing Chelsea move

23:25  15 july  2017
23:25  15 july  2017 Source:   Goal.com

Chelsea stalling on Bakayoko deal because of knee issues

  Chelsea stalling on Bakayoko deal because of knee issues Chelsea were eager to complete a £35m move for Monaco star midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko this summer, but things have changed. Twitter: Breaking | Chelsea are stalling finalising Tiemoué Bakayoko’s move from Monaco because of his knee problems. More follows. (France Football) (@GFFN)According to reports, Chelsea are stalling on finalizing the transfer of the France international because of his knee problems.The 22-year-old midfielder has also been linked with Manchester United after a stunning breakthrough campaign with Monaco, helping them capture the Ligue 1 title.

Chelsea fans are growing impatient after a frustrating summer in the transfer market so far, and Batshuayi seemingly shares their frustration after tweeting Bakayoko for an update. @mbatshuayi @TimoeB08 agent michy basically confirming the move 😂😂 love it batman 😀💙👍.

Chelsea fans are growing impatient after a frustrating summer in the transfer market so far, and Batshuayi seemingly shares their frustration after tweeting Bakayoko for an update. @mbatshuayi @TimoeB08 agent michy basically confirming the move 😂😂 love it batman 😀💙👍.

Tiemoue Bakayoko: Chelsea's new signing Tiemoue Bakayoko © Provided by Goal Chelsea's new signing Tiemoue Bakayoko

Tiemoue Bakayoko has thanked new team-mate Michy Batshuayi for helping to get his move from Monaco to Chelsea over the line.

Bakayoko's protracted transfer from the Ligue 1 side was finally completed on Saturday, with the Premier League champions paying a reported £40million to bring in the midfielder.

The 22-year-old subsequently watched Chelsea run riot in an 8-2 friendly win over Fulham at their Cobham training ground and he thanked Batshuayi - who scored twice in the rout - for his impact on the transfer.

Bakayoko and Batshuayi had swapped a series of emoji-laden tweets late on Thursday, hinting that the deal could soon go through.

"Thanks to my agent @mbatshuayi," Bakayoko wrote on Twitter alongside a brief statement.

"I would like to say thank you to all my fans and followers for your kind words throughout this journey - as you know, I love championships!

"As a Ligue 1 champion, I am even more determined to win as many championships as I can with my dream team Chelsea. I am pleased to represent the Blues!

"Thank you, yours truly, TB."

Bakayoko eyes 'beautiful' Kante partnership and World Cup place .
The chance to play alongside N'Golo Kante is exciting for Tiemoue Bakayoko, who also wants to cement a place in the France squad.Tiemoue Bakayoko is confident he will enjoy a "beautiful" midfield partnership with N'Golo Kante at Chelsea and hopes his move will help to earn a World Cup spot with France.

Source: http://uk.pressfrom.com/news/sport/-185617-bakayoko-thanks-agent-batshuayi-after-completing-chelsea-move/

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