Maurizio Sarri and Jorginho join Chelsea16/07/2018 10:03
After much speculation, both Sarri and Jorginho have been confirmed as part of Chelsea. Jorginho was strongly linked with a move to Manchester City, but the Brazilian joined Sarri at Chelsea instead. The club paid £57 million for the player.
“I look forward to start working and meeting all the players on Monday ahead of traveling to Australia. I hope we provide the fans with entertaining football and compete for trophies, which is what the club deserves”, Sarri told the club’s official website.
The manager has signed a three year deal at Stamford Bridge.
Meanwhile, Jorginho signed a five year deal with Chelsea and he will earn £102k per week.
“I am really ecstatic to be here. It is not easy to be part of such a big club, but I am really happy. I am excited to play in such a league, for a team that gives everything to play and win”, the player told the club’s official website.