Chelsea have big defensive gaps to fill this summer and have seemed to secure their first centre half signing in Napoli’s Kalidou Koulibaly.
The Senegalese was a top name on their list with the race for Matthijs de Ligt cut short, after Juventus announced they were only interested in negotiating with Bayern Munich.
Transfer insider Fabrizio Romano announced the signing Wednesday afternoon stating a full agreement had been reached, with Napoli accepting a bid worth €40m including potential add-ons.
Raheem Sterling completes stunning £50m move to Chelsea as England winger becomes first post-Roman Abramovich arrival at Stamford Bridge to kick off the Todd Boehly revolution.
Raheem Sterling completed his £50million move to Chelsea and vowed to ‘do his talking on the pitch’.
The London-raised 27-year-old has returned to the capital from Manchester City to pen a five-year deal worth more than £300,000-a-week.