Just an hour prior to that, Law had tweeted that Chelsea had made a new bid, but with talks "accelerating", there is now a sense that the deal could be done as soon as today (Friday).
Upon signing for Chelsea, Barkley told Chelsea's website: 'I'm overwhelmed, I'm looking forward to it and I'm really excited to get started.
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The 24-year-old has not featured for Everton this season due to injury, but has returned to training with the first team. It is thought he is nearing a return to fitness, while the Telegraph further notes that Barkley has been impressed by Chelsea's persistence.
He said: 'For sure we're talking about a young player, an English player.
Club director Marina Granovskaia added: "Ross is a player we have long admired and are certain he will prove to be an important player for Chelsea".
'He possesses outstanding technical and physical attributes, matched with good experience of the Premier League and a strong desire to succeed at the highest level.
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The strike, following the failure of talks on wage revision and clearance of pending dues with Transport Minister M.R. If the government takes action, the employees must face it. "We are yet to receive a copy of the high court order".
Do you think Chelsea need a player like Barkley? "We must have great patience and, at the same time, hope to recover him very quickly so he can help us for the rest of the season".
Conte urged caution over expectations for Barkley.
"He's very young and I think he has a lot of space for improvement".
But the Blues have now got their man, with Barkley signing a five-and-a-half-year contract to wrap up his switch to Stamford Bridge.
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This is not necessarily a bad thing for Tottenham, however, what with Barkley's less than impressive injury record, and his inconsistent form over the past couple of years.