Confirmed the signing of Raheem Sterling days ago from Manchester City and Kalidou Koulibaly from Napoli earlier today, Chelsea on the latest reports has confirmed via club post of completing the transfer of teen sensation from league rivals Arsenal.
The Jamaican attacker joins as Chelsea’s third summer signing after Sterling and Koulibaly for an undisclosed fee on a long-term contract.
Talented player from the Under-23 level, he was scouted during an encounter with the Chelsea Under-23 team in January 2022 where he assisted the “Gunners” defeat their arc rivals on a 3-1 score-line, which he scored an amazing goal.
Now officially confirmed “Blues” player as of today, the 18-year-old is understood will join the development team [Under-23] where he will be monitored and nurtured for the first team spot.
Omari Giraud-Hutchinson with Arsenal, made 46 appearances for the U23, scoring 17 goals and providing 16 assists in the process.
Ended his spells with Arsenal today, he made only one senior appearance -thus club-friendly against Scottish side Hibernian in September 2021, where he came in as a substitute in the 80th minute.