Chelsea stars Timo Werner and Antonio Rudiger have joined the club’s reported target Kai Havertz in Stuttgart for international duty for Germany.
The pair have arrived in Stuttgart as Germany prepare for their UEFA Nations League fixtures against Spain on Thursday, September 3, and Switzerland on Sunday, September 6.
“One week [with] DFB team ahead,” Rudiger wrote on social media as he uploaded a picture of himself arriving in Germany.
— Antonio Rüdiger (@ToniRuediger) August 31, 2020
The #Chelsea crew has arrived @DFB_Team (Rüdiger & Werner). Quite sure that they travel with #Havertz in the future. His transfer is still in progress and in the hot phase. Significantly his mgmt. gives absolutely no comments right now. @SPORT1 pic.twitter.com/JvD0UabgfS
— Florian Plettenberg (@Plettigoal) August 31, 2020
Several other Chelsea players will be in action for their international teams this week.
Tammy Abraham and Mason Mount made the England squad for their Nations League matches against Iceland on Saturday (September 5) and Denmark on Tuesday (September 8).
Andreas Christensen is in Denmark squad to face Belgium on Saturday before possibly having to play against Abraham, Mount.
Ethan Ampadu will be with Wales for their fixtures against Finland on Thursday and Bulgaria on Sunday (September 6).
French pair N’Golo Kante and Olivier Giroud will travel to Sweden on Saturday before returning to Paris to host Croatia on Tuesday.
Other Chelsea players on international duty:
- Kepa Arrizabalaga (Spain)
- Jorginho (Italy)
- Mateo Kovacic (Croatia)
- Armando Broja (Albania)
- Reece James, Callum Hudson-Odoi, Conor Gallagher, Marc Guehi (England U-21s)
- Karlo Ziger (Croatia U-19s)