Jorginho’s agent has confirmed that he had agreed personal terms with Manchester City before joining Chelsea.

It looked to be the worst kept secret in the football world that Jorginho was heading to the Etihad, with Pep Guardiola looking to strengthen his options in midfield following the departure of Yaya Toure.

At the eleventh hour, Chelsea swooped in and stole Jorginho from under Guardiola’s nose. Maurizio Sarri becoming Chelsea manager appeared to tip the scales in our favour, with Jorginho putting pen-to-paper on a long-term contract.