Kalidou Koulibaly to Chelsea, here we go! Full agreement in place for €40m fee add-ons completed, bid accepted. Napoli are checking the documents then it will be official. Koulibaly will sign long-term deal for €10m net salary per season. First centre back, signed.
Chelsea were in desperate need of defensive reinforcements this summer after losing Antonio Rudiger and Andreas Christensen for free, and while Juventus’ Matthijs de Ligt and Sevilla’s Jules Kounde were heavily linked, it is the Napoli man who will be leading Chelsea defence.