Werner, who has scored 32 targets in 43 appearances this time, will continue to be with Leipzig for the remainder of the Bundesliga season before signing up for Chelsea in July, issue to passing a clinical evaluation.
The 24-yr-aged designed his intercontinental debut in 2017 and has netted 72 times in 4 seasons with Leipzig. Last November he became the youngest player to make 200 appearances in the Bundesliga.
“I am delighted to be signing for Chelsea, it is a pretty proud minute for me to be becoming a member of this terrific club,” said Werner.
“I of training course want to thank RB Leipzig, the club and the supporters, for 4 fantastic several years. You will eternally be in my coronary heart.
“I glance ahead to subsequent season with my new teammates, my new supervisor and of class the Chelsea fans. Collectively we have a really successful upcoming in advance of us.”
Recognised for his speed and scientific finishing, Werner will be a part of a strike force that also features France international Olivier Giroud and England worldwide Tammy Abraham.
He is Chelsea’s next signing ahead of the upcoming season, along with Ajax winger Hakim Ziyech.
“We are really enthusiastic that Timo Werner has chosen to be a part of Chelsea,” claimed Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia.
“He is a participant who was coveted all more than Europe and it is no surprise, he has that rare blend of becoming young and thrilling and nonetheless established and demonstrated.
“We can’t wait to have Timo on board, but right until then we wish him and RB Leipzig all the very best for the relaxation of this season.”