Chelsea have signed 18-year-old midfielder Carney Chukwuemeka from Aston Villa for £20m.
Chukwuemeka, who starred in England’s Underneath-19 European Championship triumph in July, has agreed a six-year deal.
He was disregarded of Villa’s pre-season tour to Australia after refusing to signal a brand new contract.
“It’s been fairly hectic however I couldn’t get Chelsea out of my head the previous few days so I’m simply blissful and relieved that it’s all carried out,” mentioned Chukwuemeka.
“I’m so excited and simply can’t wait to get on the pitch, meet all of the gamers and attempt to win video games and trophies with Chelsea.”
Chukwuemeka, who made 12 appearances for Villa final season, was contracted till the top of the 2022-23 marketing campaign.