Medical Scheduled! Chelsea to complete jorginho signing today.
According to Italian media reports, Brazil-born Italian midfielder Jorginho is due in London today for medical examinations with Premier League giants Chelsea.
Joginho expected in London
Calcio Mercato claims that the midfielder, who flew to the Country yesterday, returned to homeland Italy in the evening as he moves closer to his transfer to the Stamford Bridge.
The report suggests that the holding midfielder passed the night in Naples but is expected back in England later today.
A medical test at Chelsea base in Cobhams is scheduled before both clubs can make an official announcement.
The West London club have hijacked the deal from the noses of Manchester City to seal a move for the Italian.
Manchester City also linked
The Italian midfielder has been interested in making the move to the English Premier League, with both Manchester City and Chelsea keen to land him.
Both Italian boss Maurizio Sarri and Spanish tactician Pep Guardiola are believed to be huge fans of the player.
The arrival of the Italian will be a huge advantage for Maurizio Sarri at Chelsea having worked together with him at Serie A side Napoli.
The Blues are looking to strengthen their team ahead of the coming season starting in August, as they aim to once again compete favourably for the Premier League title.