sport news Chelsea agree £38m deal to sign Ajax star Hakim Ziyech in the summer

Chelsea edge closer to £38m summer deal for Ajax star Hakim Ziyech after agreeing fee with Frank Lampard set to secure his first signing as manager Chelsea have agreed a fee with Ajax for in-form forward Hakim Ziyech The Blues tried to sign the 26-year-old in January but the bid was reject by Ajax  Ziyech has faced Chelsea twice this season in the Champions League with Ajax 

By Simon Jones for MailOnline

Published: 13:21 GMT, 12 February 2020 | Updated: 16:21 GMT, 12 February 2020

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Chelsea have agreed a £37.8million fee with Ajax to sign winger Hakim Ziyech this summer.

The Stamford Bridge club saw an offer for the 26-year old rejected in January but have continued negotiations amid increasing competition from rival clubs and expect to confirm an agreement within the coming days.

The Dutch-born Morocco international had a £25m release clause last summer but that was eradicated when he agreed an improved contract while Ajax wanted him to see out this

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