The 20-year-old, who played for Holland in this year’s European Under-21 Championships, has two years remaining on his contract with the Eredivisie club and will reportedly cost £8million.
A statement on Chelsea’s website said: “Chelsea Football Club and Vitesse Arnhem have reached an agreement for the transfer of Marco van Ginkel.
“The player will join Chelsea subject to a medical, agreement of personal terms and legal documentation.”
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