Today Championship’s side Wigan Athletic have announced the signing of Chelsea youngester Reece James on a season-long loan.
The Blues full-back helped Chelsea to lift last season’s Fa Youth Cup and he will now play for the first time on loan away from Chelsea.
“We are delighted to get Reece to Wigan for his first loan away from Chelsea.” Wigan’s manager Paul Cook told the club’s official website.
🗣 More from our new recruit @reecejames69 on why he chose Latics as his destination for 2018-19!
— Wigan Athletic (@LaticsOfficial) June 27, 2018