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·4 October 2022

Winger PIF wanted to bring to Newcastle now set to join Chelsea instead

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Despite being heavily linked with Newcastle United, RB Leipzig attacker Christopher Nkunku has agreed to join Chelsea.

That’s according to a recent report from The Athletic, who claims the 24-year-old France international has accepted the Blues’ proposal which would see him move to Stamford Bridge before the start of next season.

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Previously labeled as ‘exceptional’ by several pundits, Nkunku’s transfer decision will undoubtedly serve as a bitter blow to Eddie Howe and PIF, who have both been keen to bring him to St James’ Park for several months.

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