How much did Kai Havertz cost?


Kai Havertz has been something of an enigma at Chelsea. Everyone knows his talent however being able to deliver it in the Premier League week-in week-out is something that fans are craving.

Having scored the winner in the Champions League final, the most important of goals on the biggest stage possible, amongst other – everyone knows that Havertz has what it takes to go to the next level.

One thing that doesn’t seem to be clear however is Kai Havertz’ transfer fee when he joined Chelsea from Bayer Leverkusen. Many fans continue to ask ‘how much did Kai Havertz cost?’ in a bid to understand the club’s investment in the player.

Well, Chelsea signed Kai Havertz for £75.8m (or €85m) and he signed a five-year contract with the club which will end in the summer of 2025.

His salary is reported to be £150,000 per week which will net him at total of £39,000,000 over the period of the contract.

While it seems to be a lot of money, the truth is that Havertz has already paid back much of his investment with his vital contributions in big games for Chelsea and he looks to be a key player under Graham Potter.