Chelsea have finished the finalizing of Italian full-back Davide Zappacosta in a late deadline day deal in order to help enhance the squad in advance of just what guarantee to be a challenging few months for the reigning Premier Organization champions.
Chelsea lost out on bargains for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Ross Barkley as well as Fernando Llorente in the final 1 Day of the summertime transfer window, yet recorded Zappacosta on a four-year agreement in a transfer believed to be worth ₤ 23m.
” It is a dream for me to sign up with Chelsea and also play in the Premier League. I am very delighted to be right here and also start dealing with the team. I wish I can show my quality to the instructor, my team-mates as well as the supporters,” the 25-year-old told his new club’s main website.
Technical supervisor Michael Emenalo commented, “Davide is a player of global calibre that Antonio Conte understands well and we have understood for some time. We are really delighted to be able to bring him to the club and believe he will come to be a vital participant of the squad.”
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Zappacosta joined Torino from Atalanta in 2015, having initially began his profession in the Italian lower leagues with Isola Liri and Avellino.