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Man City raging as Jorginho to ink Chelsea deal

Manchester City are furious after being snubbed by Napoli midfielder Jorginho for Chelsea.

The Mirror says the Premier League champions believed they had agreed an outline £48.7million deal to sign the Brazil-born player over a fortnight ago.

But now Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis has thrown a spanner in the works by claiming Jorginho is instead joining Chelsea.

City believe the player is being used as a pawn in Chelsea and Napoli's protracted negotiations over boss Maurizio Sarri.

Pep Guardiola is yet hear from Jorginho himself over whether he is definitely moving to Stamford Bridge.

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