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Chelsea announce Ben Chilwell signing on a long term deal
The Pride of London, Chelsea have completed and announced the signing of England international defender, Ben Chilwell from Leicester CIty for £50m on a long deal.
England international defender, Ben Chilwell has completed his switch from Brendan Rogers’ Leicester City to Frank Lampard’s Chelsea for £50m and on a five-year-deal until 2025.
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During the unveiling ceremony, the 23-year-old said he’s happy to join Chelsea and said he can’t wait to play in the Blues’ jersey. He said: “I am delighted to be joining Chelsea at this very exciting time for the club. I’m looking forward to being a part of this young, dynamic squad led by Frank Lampard as we challenge for honours next season.”
Chelsea manager, Frank Lampard continues his recruitment of new legs into his young squad as he look forward to take his club back to their glory days. The England international defender, Chilwell is Lampard’s fourth signing of the summer after completing a swooping transfer for Hakim Ziyech from Ajax, Timo Werner from Leipzig and former Barcelona youngster defender, Xavier.
The 23-year-old leftback will have to fight his way into Frank Lampard’s first choice squad after coming back from knee injury with the likes of Marcos Alonso and Emerson.
Chelsea Transfer News: Thiago Silva medical as Chelsea switch edge closer
Transfer reports in London and Milan revealed that Brazilian defender, Thiago Silva move to Chelsea is close as the 35-year-old veteran defender is due to undergo a medical in Milan later today, Skysports Transfer Centre.
The Paris Saint-German captain, Thiago SIlva who said his farewell to PSG fans at Parc Des Princes on Wednesday will undergone medical today after arriving in Milan ahead of his move to Chelsea. Thiago SIlva enjoyed a eight-year with the Ligue 1 champions, winning 25 trophies for PSG.
Report by Express Sport UK claimed that that finishing touches to a £110,000-a-week offer have been agreed with Chelsea and the 35-year old Brazilian defender is expected to fly to West London on Friday to begin a 14-day period of self-isolation before joining up with his new teammates.
Chelsea are set to confirm Three more transfers
London giant, Chelsea are currently the most talk about team in the summer transfer market and the Blues are set to confirm three more transfers after the arrival of Ben Chilwell from Leicester.
Report by DailyStar UK claimed Chelsea have pending three new players, Thiago Silva, Kai Havertz and Sarr coming in to the team with annoucements imminent after deals have been reportedly agreed.
Bayer Leverkusen star, Kai Havertz is another promising youngster that Chelsea have been heavily linked with in the summer transfer window as Frank Lampard looks to freshens up his attack next season.
Report had earlier claimed that both clubs involved, Chelsea and German side, Leverkuzen have agreed on a deal while the youngster, Kai Havertz is also desperate to join Frank Lampard’s Blues. Report also said that the Germany international playmaker could be officially announced by Chelsea before Sunday.
Players set for Chelsea Exit
According to transfer update from transfer expert, Paul Brown, Chelsea will shift their attention to the players they need to exit the club next, with Michy Batshuayi, Tiemoue Bakayoko, Emerson and Davide Zappacosta all set to go. He reported that they are not in Lampard’s plan and Chelsea will listen to offers for the players.
Chelsea Done Deals so far:
Hakim Ziyech from Ajax
Timo Werner from RB Leipzig
Xavier Mbuyamba from Barcelona
Ben Chilwell from Leicester City
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