Tiemoue Bakayoko was announced yesterday as new Chelsea signing from AS Monaco on a £40m move.
The Frenchman told the club’s official website: “I am very happy to be here. For me this is the biggest English club, and I hope to achieve great things here. I am very proud”.
“Chelsea is a great club with a great history, and they are the champions of England. My wish was to be at the best English club there is today”.
“I am very happy and proud for me, my family and the people who have been following me for a very long time. Now the work starts for all of us together to progress”.
Bakayoko pointed out the importance of pre-season as Chelsea are set to travel to China and Singapore.
“I have the ambition to play as many matches as possible – he said – To progress as much as I can with a great coach like Antonio Conte, and then I have the objective of taking part in the World Cup at the end of the season”.