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Chelsea's move for Timo Werner shows that the transfer market still alive for some clubs

There has been much discussion on how COVID-19 would impact the international transfer market, and it certainly seemed to lead Liverpool to reconsider a move for one of the top forwards in the Bundesliga - but Chelsea showed that talent is still available for teams willing to move quickly for talent, even in this uncertain time.

Chelsea’s success in convincing one of Europe’s most prolific goalscorers to pick west London owes much to the speed with which they moved when an opportunity presented itself, as well as to owner Roman Abramovich’s willingness to spend what others would not.

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