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Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira could join Chelsea for free
The Germany international has entered the final year of his current contract at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu and with just nine months left a departure looks inevitable.
Both Arsenal and the Blues have been strongly linked with Khedira and the Daily Star reports that he will choose one of them to join on a free transfer.
The 27-year-old can start discussing terms with foreign clubs in January.