Chelsea Secure Goalkeeper Djordje Petrovic


Chelsea’s ambitious spending spree continues to make waves as they bolster their squad even further. Following the acquisition of goalkeeper Robert Sanchez from Brighton, the Blues have now officially welcomed Serbian shot-stopper Djordje Petrovic to their ranks.

At 23 years old, Petrovic arrives at Stamford Bridge from MLS outfit New England Revolution, where he has showcased his skills in 44 appearances since joining in April 2022.

Marking a significant commitment, Chelsea has secured Petrovic’s services for an impressive seven-year contract, which includes the option to extend further. According to ‘Sky Sports’, the deal is valued at £14 million, marking him as Chelsea’s 11th signing during this busy summer transfer window.

In an official statement released by the club, Petrovic expressed his excitement, stating: “I’m absolutely thrilled to be a part of Chelsea and I can’t wait to kick off my journey with this incredible club. This is a monumental step forward in my career, and it’s always been my aspiration to sign with one of the football giants worldwide. Today, I’m elated to have fulfilled that dream by joining Chelsea”.

He further added, “The prospect of competing in the Premier League is something that truly excites me, and I’m eagerly looking forward to absorbing invaluable experiences during my time at Chelsea. Meeting the team and gracing the hallowed grounds of Stamford Bridge is something I’m eagerly anticipating.”

With this significant signing, Chelsea continues to fortify their squad with talented players, aiming to assert their dominance in various competitions.

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