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Chelsea agree deal to sign Mohamed Salah from Basel

Reuters
Jan 23, 2014 at 09:58pm IST

London: Chelsea have agreed a deal for playmaker Mohamed Salah from Swiss club Basel, the club said on Thursday.

"The move is subject to the Egyptian international agreeing personal terms and completing a medical examination," Chelsea said on their website (www.chelseafc.com).

The 21-year-old attacking midfielder scored against Chelsea for Basel both home and away in the Champions League group stages this season.

Chelsea agree deal to sign Mohamed Salah from Basel

Chelsea have agreed a deal for playmaker Mohamed Salah from Swiss club Basel, the club said on Thursday.

Chelsea's Premier League rivals Liverpool had been strongly linked with a move for the player, according to British media reports.

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