Bakayoko sends message to Chelsea after AC Milan move
Serie A By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 14/08/2018
Tiemoue Bakayoko has sent a message to Chelsea family after completed his season-long loan move to AC Milan. The 23-year-old switch to Stamford Bridge last season on a five-year deal for a fee of around £40million from dethroned Ligue Champions Monaco but France international struggled to hold down starting berth under Antonio Conte towards the end of the campaign.
However, new Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri’s arrival appeared to hand Bakayoko a lifeline and a chance to resurrect his Chelsea career, the France midfielder has agreed to a temporary move to the San Siro.
Bakayoko made 43 appearances for Chelsea last season, scoring three goals, and was in the starting XI for the 1-0 win over Manchester United in the FA Cup final.