Official: Chelsea FC sign Lesley Ugochukwu

Chelsea have introduced the newest transfer which is Lesley Ugochukwu.

The talented French midfielder has emerged from the Stade Rennes academy and has excelled in the last two years in Ligue 1.

The 19-year-old completed his transfer to Chelsea with the London club paying 27 million euros for his transfer.

Ugochukwu has signed a long-term contract with Chelsea for seven years with another year option to continue.

The two directors of Chelsea, Laurence Stewart and Paul Winstanley, have expressed their happiness with the transfer of the French talent to Stamford Bridges.

“We are delighted that Lesley is joining Chelsea. He is an impressive young player who has already made his mark in Ligue 1″.

“He has a huge amount of potential and we know he will continue to develop and improve. We are pleased that he has joined us in the USA and that he will be able to integrate quickly with the team”, says the reaction of the directors of Chelsea.