March 22, 2023



Ultimately, Chelsea seize Portuguese star

Chelsea have overwhelmed off Man Utd and Arsenal to the signing of Joao Felix; Portugal ahead turns into Chelsea’s fourth January signing, after Benoit Badiashile, David Datro Fofana and Andrey Santos; Atletico allowed Felix to depart on account of his troublesome relationship with Diego Simeone

The Blues have overwhelmed Premier League rivals Manchester United and Arsenal to the signing of the Portugal ahead, with neither facet keen to pay the €11m (£9.69m) mortgage price plus wages.

Atletico have stated Felix has agreed to increase his take care of the Spanish membership by one 12 months taking his deal up till June 2027.

On the mortgage transfer to Chelsea, Felix instructed the membership’s official web site: “Chelsea is likely one of the nice groups on the earth and I hope to assist the group attain their goals, so I’m very, very joyful to be right here and really excited to play at Stamford Bridge.”

Felix travelled to London on Tuesday to endure a medical forward of becoming a member of Chelsea for the remainder of the season.

The 23-year-old turns into Chelsea’s fourth signing of the month following the arrivals of Benoit Badiashile, David Datro Fofana and Andrey Santos.

Felix joined Atletico from Benfica in a €126m (£111m) deal from Benfica in 2019.

The LaLiga facet have been ready to let Felix – who has 5 objectives and three assists in all competitions this season – go away on mortgage in January due to his troublesome relationship with supervisor Diego Simeone.

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