Chelsea have completed the signing of Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez in loan at the end of the transfer window on Tuesday evening.
Doubts have arisen about completing the transaction procedures before the two club announced the completion of the matter before the transfer deadline.
According to local reports, the deal was put on hold for some time due to a problem with the Spanish league transfer system, but the request was filed. in time to close the deal.
“We welcome Saul to the club and we are confident that he will complete our squad as we fight for the trophies in five different competitions in this season, “said Chelsea manager Marina Granovskaya.
“He is a proven player with a lot of experience and we know he will be up to the challenges we face questyear, “he added.
The Spanish international, who made 340 appearances for Atletico and entered the youth sector of the club at the age of 13, he will remain at Chelsea until the end of the season.
According to rumors, Chelsea would have paid five million euros to sign the player, with a clause that allowed him to be included outright for 40 million euros.
Read More About: Sports News