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Chelsea are reportedly set to trigger Hakan Calhanoglu’s release clause

Reports in Turkey last month suggested .

Stamford Bridge chiefs will trigger Calhanoglu’s £33.2m (€38m) release clause, according to Ajansspor.

And it’s claimed they plan to hand Calhanoglu a three-year deal.

The Turkey international’s agent Bektas Demirtas has already reportedly conducted a preliminary meeting with .

Demirtas last week  for Calhanoglu.

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Chelsea are also reportedly planning to offer Hakan Calhanoglu a three-year deal

He said: “Hakan will be [under contract] at Leverkusen for three years.

“If an offer comes along that is fine for Bayer and which also fits with Hakan, we will do a transfer. But the final decision lies with the club.”

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Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has been frequently linked with a move for Hakan Calhanoglu

Calhanoglu has impressed for Leverkusen since joining from Hamburg in 2014, scoring 28 goals in 114 games for the club.

He is currently serving a four-month FIFA suspension for breach of contract with Trabzonspor, who claim he agreed to join them from Karlsruhe in 2011.

Source: http://www.dailystar.co.uk/sport/football/597129/Chelsea-Transfer-News-Hakan-Calhanoglu-Release-Clause-Contract-Gossip