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Chelsea announce agreement for Lokomotiv Moscow's Ivanovic

The 23-year-old captained the Serbian side which reached the final of last year's UEFA Under-21 European Championship and was also named in the team of the tournament.

Ivanovic, who can play anywhere across the back four, has won nine full international caps and scored one goal for the fledgling nation.

"Chelsea Football Club can confirm it has agreed terms with Lokomotiv Moscow for the transfer of Branislav Ivanovic," read a club statement.

"A work permit application has also been successful for the player.

"The transfer is now subject to the agreement of personal terms and passing of the medical."

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