According to Sky Sports, Augsburg defender Baba Rahman has has a medical ahead of his move to Chelsea,
A deal for Rahman is edging closer with the fee thought to be in excess of £20m
Augsburg general manager Stefan Reuter said there are further details to discuss with the London club before the announcement is made official
Rahman meanwhile is expected to be left out of Augsburg’s squad for Saturday’s Bundesliga opener against Hertha Berlin.
Rahman, 21, impressed last season after Augsburg finished fifth in the Bundesliga and made more tackles than any other left-back in the German top flight.