Augsburg coach, Markus Weinzierl has admitted that he is very proud of Chelsea’s interest in his player, Abdul Baba Rahman.
According to the various sources, Chelsea are on the verge of completing a deal for Baba Rahman. It is said that his transfer is going to be announced within the next few days.
The negotiations between the German club and the Blues are now in the final phase. And, according to the rumours, the Ghanaian international will join Chelsea for a fee of around €25m.
Augsburg coach, Weinzierl has admitted that the fact that such a famous club as Chelsea are interested in his player, makes him proud.
Weinzierl told Kicker:
“I would like to continue working with all players, but when you sign someone like Baba from the second division and he’s on Chelsea’s radar 12 months later, it does make the coaching staff proud,”
Rahman joined Augsburg from Greuther Furth for just €2.5 million but his outstanding performances at WWK Arena, drew the attention in Europe.