Real Madrid have confirmed that Courtois will undergo a medical on Thursday morning, before signing a six-year deal and being presented at 1pm local time (midday BST). I realise the game in England is different, but I have been given fantastic references by other Spanish players in this league. "If he ends up here one day, that would be brilliant".
"I'm coming into a club that has just won three Champions Leagues in a row and it's important to keep winning all the trophies we can", he said.
The Merseyside club announced shortly before the deadline that Brazilian Bernard had signed a four-year deal at Goodison Park after moving from Shakhtar Donestsk on a free transfer.
The 26-year-old appeared unwilling to wait a further 12 months to grant his move with Sarri publicly telling Courtois to confront him personally if he wishes to leave the club.
"I received better paid offers but I wanted to be in the best club in the world and be close to my children".
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"I'm really happy to be here and looking forward to joining them".
Additionally, Chelsea now reportedly rid themselves of the pain in the side that would have been Thibaut Courtois should he have had to play in London this season. "I've got two kids here and that had a significant role to play in my decision". "Mine was because of Iker Casillas, who at his [young] age faced a challenge as great as being Madrid goalkeeper".
"I had excellent references from them about the club, knowing them and being able to talk to them has been a great support for me over the last few days".
Arrizabalaga, who made his full global debut for Spain against Costa Rica in a November friendly past year, will feel he has plenty to prove at Chelsea, as he attempts to live up to his remarkable price tag.
Kovacic has signed for the Blues on a season-long loan deal and will now be hoping to hold down a spot in the first team at Stamford Bridge under new manager Maurizio Sarri.