The deal could be completed in the coming days, with the BBC claiming he will have a medical at Stamford Bridge today (Friday) ahead of a £15 million transfer.
The 24-year-old came extremely close to a move during the summer transfer window, with Chelsea the main horse in the race.
Barkley set for Chelsea medical
The Blues have the Premier League, Champions League, FA Cup and Carabao Cup to contend with.
Tottenham have been monitoring Barkley's situation but Sky Sports suggest the North Londoners have made a decision to end their interest with Mauricio Pochettino now looking at alternative targets.
The England worldwide is believed to be in London to negotiate terms with the reigning Premier League champions, despite having turned them down last summer.Читайте также: Florida's minimum wage is increasing in 2018, but is it enough?
The Blues have reportedly re-opened talks over a move for Barkley, but Everton are yet to agree.
"I expect there would be some interest some time in this window if there's going to be any interest from one of the big boys".
They would also argue that with Barkley out of the side this season, his absence has not hampered their performances - particularly since Allardyce took over from Koeman.При любом использовании материалов сайта и дочерних проектов, гиперссылка на обязательна.
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It will mean the player is leaving Goodison Park after 13 years, having joined Everton as an 11-year-old in 2005.Код для вставки в блог