The 24-year-old left-back has been linked with Manchester City this summer. But they were not ready for the fee set by Brighton as high as 50 million pounds. Before the Blues surfaced and talks between them and Brighton progressed quickly.
Recently, Fabrizio Romano reports that Chelsea and Brighton have reached a complete agreement. The fee for Cugureya’s transfer is more than £50m with the Daily Mail stating £52.5m. UFABET
It has also been revealed that the player has agreed personal terms with Chelsea since Monday. The contract will be sign for a period of 6 years until 2028.
Meanwhile, young Blues left-back Levi Coville is close to moving on the opposite side to Brighton.
For Cugureya, who move from Getafe to Brighton last summer for £15.4 million, Gugureya has made 38 appearances in all competitions, scoring one goal and providing two assists.
He is consider a versatile player. Usually plays in the left-back position. But still can play as a left wing Or the left center back in a three-quarter system as well.
Marc Cucurella Saseta is a Spanish footballer. Currently playing in the position of left-back and wide midfielder for Chelsea Football Club , the Premier League club and the Spanish national team.