RB Leipzig striker Timo Werner has reportedly taken a surprising decision by dropping out of the Bundesliga club Champions League squad ahead of his switch to Chelsea.
Timo Werner is expected to join Chelsea in the summer after an agreement was reached with Chelsea. The deal will be made official in mid-July 2020.
With news of the continuation of the suspended Champions League fixtures in August that is scheduled to hold in Lisbon after it was suspended amid the Covid-19.
Werner will not feature in the remaining champions league matches for RB Leipzig ahead of his expected move to the premier league club Chelsea.
Lisbon set to host the remaining quarter-final, semifinals, and finals of the champions league between August 12 to 23.
RB Leipzig knocked out Jose Mourinho Tottenham in the round of 16 ties winning by 4-0 aggregate score.
Chelsea are 3-0 down after losing to Bayern Munich in the first leg of the round of 16 at Stanford bridge.
The German International has netted 31 goals with 13 assists for Die Roten Bullen in all competitions this season.