Michy Batshuayi has agreed a loan deal to Borussia Dortmund, and is now waiting on Chelsea to
complete their £18 million signing of Olivier Giroud before he can officially sign for Dortmund, according
to the Evening Standard.
Batshuayi who is normally out of favour at Chelsea has become an important figure in what will be a
triangle of strikers transfer.
Arsenal have already agreed fees with Dortmund for their striker Pierre
Emerick Aubameyang, but will not allow him complete the move without landing his replacement first.
Chelsea also will not allow Batshuayi leave unless they sign another striker, and they have agreed fees
with Arsenal for Olivier Giroud.
Giroud’s transfer is set to be finalized today which will see Batshuayi move to Dortmund on loan and
Aubameyang complete his move to Arsenal, in what will be one of the most intriguing transfer triangle
Batshuayi has scored 10 times in 25 appearances for the Blues this season, however most of his
appearances have been from the bench this season, with Conte not having enough faith in him to start
With the World Cup in sight later this year, he will move on loan to Dortmund till the end
of the season.
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