Welcome to Cobham! Chelsea's record £89m signing Kai Havertz looks to hit the ground running as German wonderkid trains with his new team-mates for the first time

Kai Havertz has trained with his new Chelsea team-mates for the first time after sealing a record £89million move from Bayer Leverkusen on Friday. 

The 21-year-old attacking midfielder was this week unveiled as Frank Lampard‘s latest signing, and Blues coaches were putting him through his paces at Cobham on Saturday morning.

The German joins Hakim Ziyech, Timo Werner, Xavier Mbuyamba, Ben Chilwell, Malang Sarr, Thiago Silva and Kai Havertz in signing for the Blues this summer, tking the club’s spending to approximately £230m. 

Havertz has revealed the opportunity to work with Frank Lampard had a ‘big impact’ in his decision to move to Stamford Bridge. 

‘Of course he had a big impact on my decision because I loved him as a player and watched him very often, and I think I can learn from him now he is a manager as well,’ Havertz told the official club website

‘I think he is a very humble person and a great guy and I can’t wait to play with him and learn from him.



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