Barkley denies undergoing Chelsea medical

Saturday, 2 September, 2017 0comments  |  Jump to last
Ross Barkley has played down suggestions he did a u-turn on a potential move to Chelsea in the middle of a medical exam with the London club.

It was reported that the midfielder had agreed terms after Everton had accepted a £35m offer from Chelsea but then pulled out of the move despite his medical being underway.

Barkley denies this was the case, however.

"Contrary to a number of reports in the press, I did not undertake a medical with any club at any point," he tweeted.

"I simply decided that due to my injury, it would be best to make a decision on my future and assess all my options in January when fully fit:"  

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