Chelsea has completed the Spanish international Marc Cucurella from Brighton to the Stamford Bridge outfit, as confirmed by media in London.
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The Spanish defender joined Chelsea in a deal worth in excess of £60m, his arrival at Stamford Bridge makes it Chelsea’s fifth signing following the signing of Raheem Sterling, Kalidou Koulibaly, Gabriel Slonina and Carney Chukwuemeka.
Chelsea beat Manchester City to the signing of the Barcelona youth product, the 24-year-old defender signed a six-year contract with the Blues, according to a report from Chelsea’s official website.
Cucurella will contest for a place in Thomas Tuchel’s starting lineup, the Spanish defender will vie for a spot with Ben Chilwell, who was signed from Leicester for £50m last two seasons.