Yesterday, Thursday, Chelsea signed younger Aston Villa midfielder Karne Chukwueimika in a deal valued at $24 million.
Aston Villa supervisor Steven Gerrard has dominated out the midfielder from his squad on a pre-season tour of Australia after refusing to resume his contract, which expires in 2023.
Chukwueimika, who turns 19 in October, joined Villa in Could 2021 and performed 14 video games final season, together with two key gamers within the English Premier League (Premier League).
He performed a key function throughout England’s victory within the European Below-19 Cup in July.
“It was tiring, however the previous couple of days I could not get Chelsea out of my head and now I am relieved to have completed it,” Chukveimika mentioned.
He was Chelsea’s third signing this summer season after Senegalese defender Kalidou Koulibaly from Napoli and striker Raheem Sterling from defending champions Manchester Metropolis.