Done Deal - Chelsea Confirm Cesc Fabregas Signing

Done Deal - Chelsea Confirm Cesc Fabregas Signing
By Hal LaRoux Updated

It's official. Cesc Fabregas is no longer the pride of Arsenal, surely he can't be when he turns out in the Chelsea Blue next season. It what is surely the biggest transfer of the summer so far, at last out shining the Spurs decision to extend Brad Friedel's contract. Chelsea's official website announced the signing and Fabregas took to his own Facebook page to explain the decision

 

Chelsea sign Fabregas

Chelsea Football Club is delighted to announce the signing of Cesc Fabregas from Barcelona.

The 27-year-old has joined on a five-year contract and will wear the no. 4 shirt.

He said: 'Firstly I would like to thank everyone at FC Barcelona where I enjoyed three wonderful years. It was my childhood club and I will always be proud and honoured that I had a chance to play for such a great team.

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'I do feel that I have unfinished business in the Premier League and now is the right time to return.

'I considered all the other offers very carefully and I firmly believe that Chelsea is the best choice. They match my footballing ambitions with their hunger and desire to win trophies. They have an amazing squad of players and an incredible manager. I am fully committed to this team and I can't wait to start playing.'

So what do we think?

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