Chelsea confirm the signing of Mohamed Salah
Published 23/01/2014 | 14:55
Chelsea have confirmed the signing of the Basel player subject to a medical.
The capture of the Egypt international, which is subject to him agreeing personal terms and passing a medical, could mean Juan Mata's move to Manchester United will now go ahead.
A statement on chelseafc.com read: "Chelsea Football Club can confirm an agreement has been reached with FC Basel for the transfer of their 21-year-old attacking midfielder Mohamed Salah.
"The move is subject to the Egyptian international agreeing personal terms and completing a medical examination."