Chelsea Transfer Live: Azpilicueta extends contract, Marc Cucurella medication & More News
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OFFICIAL: Chelsea captain Azpilicueta signs new 2-year contract
Cesar Azpilicueta has committed his future to Chelsea by extending his Blues contract until 2024.
Despite talks with Barcelona to join the Spanish side this summer transfer, Chelsea has blocked his way and he signed a new contract at the club
Cesar Azpilicueta revealed the reason why he sign a new deal at the club he said
“I am really happy to extend my stay at Chelsea, my home. It is almost 10 years since I first arrived and joined the club so I really feel the love and I am really excited about the new project we have in our hands.
I would like to say thank you to Mr. Todd and Mr. Behdad for giving me the opportunity to keep my journey at this amazing club and I am really looking forward to continuing our adventure.
“Also I am a really proud captain and I hope we can share many good memories together.”
Marc Cucurella passed his medication to join Chelsea;
Chelsea has won the race in the signing of Brighton left-back Marc Cucurella this summer transfer window
As Fabrizio reported, The 24-years-old has passed his medication test in London and is set to sign for Chelsea
Chelsea and Brighton have been preparing contracts in the night in order to get the Marc Cucurella deal signed on Friday. Medical was perfect and Thomas Tuchel is now waiting for him.
Fee confirmed as advanced earlier: £55m guaranteed plus £7m in add-ons to Brighton.
Cucurella’s contract details are also confirmed: he will sign until 2028.
Levi Colwill will be the new Brighton player, included in the negotiation for Cucurella. Loan move until June 2023 – Potter wanted Colwill as a priority and Chelsea will keep control of the player.
Michy Batshuayi has shown interest in Premier League club
Chelsea striker Batshuayi is set to join Premier League rivals
The one team to have expressed any interest in Michy Batshuayi this summer was Everton, which linked to the striker a couple of weeks back. That link has died away, although an injury to Dominic Calvert-Lewin may mean it reappears in the days to come.
Sky is today reporting interest from another team though with Wolves reportedly keen on the forward as they look to solve their own goalscoring problems.
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