Xavier Mbuyamba, a former Barcelona starlet has signed for English Premier League club, Chelsea.
Xavier Mbuyamba who plays as a defender had verbally agreed to leave Barcelona for Chelsea and arrived in England on Thursday to seal the deal.
The 18-year-old Dutchman has now signed a three-year deal at Stamford Bridge and will be playing for the club’s academy before he gets a chance to break into the first-team.
On signing for Chelsea, Mbuyamba said on Instagram: “Very happy to announce that I’m a Blue now. Ready to work hard and make the club proud.”
Mbuyamba becomes the Blues’ third statement signing following Hakim Ziyech and Timo Werner to Chelsea.