Chelsea and Germany winger Timo Werner looks set to leave the club this summer as Chelsea prepare to release up to 15 players from their squad to streamline their playing squad ahead of the new campaign.
The Blues understand the new ownership of Todd Boehly has been busy in the current summer transfer window with the signing of Raheem Sterling from Man City and Kalidou Koulibaly from Napoli. They have also sold three players and are likely to release more before the closure of the window.
The Blues are still interested in signing Jules Kounde and Prisnel Kimpembe from Sevilla and Paris Saint-Germain respectively.
Amid his uncertain future at Chelsea, Timo Werner who’s in search of more playing time also hinted that he could leave the West London club this summer.
“It is clear I want to play more and I should play more to first be in good shape for the World Cup and, also, to have a chance to play at the World Cup,” he said.
Although some clubs are interested in signing the German player, no official bid has been submitted yet. Chelsea fullbacks Cesar Azpilicueta and Marcos Alonso are also expected to leave this summer and could join the Spanish La Liga giants Barcelona.
Not sure what to make of Timo Werner’s answer. pic.twitter.com/A4O1vZau0F— Frank Khalid (@FrankKhalidUK) July 19, 2022
Barça has also secured the services of Andreas Christensen who became a free agent after his contract with Chelsea expired last season.
In the same vein, there are also doubts over Hakim Ziyech ’s future as the Moroccan started just 29 Premier League games across two seasons at the club.
The Morocco winger Hakim Ziyech has also revealed that he’s no longer working with his agent as he plans to handle his future by himself.
Who is the girlfriend of Timo Werner?
Julia Nagler is well known to be Chelsea’s player Timo Werner’s girlfriend. The duo has been childhood pals for a long time.
After years of friendship, the couple realized that their sentiments for one another are compatible and they eventually started dating. However, none of them saw it necessary to make their relationship public.
Therefore, they hid their relationship for a while, but the couple made their relationship public in 2017.
Julia and Werner are currently lodgings together after Julia followed him to London.
How tall is Werner?
The Chelsea player may not be among the tallest footballers in the English Premier League but he is 5 ft 11 inches tall.
How old is Werner?
Born on 6 March 1996 in Stuttgart, Germany, the Chelsea striker is 26 years old and will celebrate his 27th birthday next year March.