Chelsea have completed the signing of German international, Kai Havertz on a five-year contract.
Kai Havertz’ Transfer comes after the purchase of Timo Werner from another Bundesliga club RB Leipzig.
This is Chelsea’s fifth signing for the new season – after the recruitment of Hakim Ziyech, Ben Chilwell and Thiago Silva, Werner and Sarr.
Chelsea young French defender Malang Sarr who is going out on loan.
Havertz had this to say on becoming a Chelsea player. ‘I am very happy and proud to be here, For me it is a dream come true to play in a big club like Chelsea and I can’t wait to meet all the players and the trainers. Yeah, I am very happy to be here!’
Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia added: ‘Kai is one of the best players of his age in world football, so we are very happy that his future lies at Chelsea. He has proven pedigree in one of the best leagues in Europe, he plays for the German national side and he is an exciting, dynamic talent. We are delighted to be able to add his versatility and quality to the squad before the season begins.’