Chelsea complete signing of Edouard Mendy
Chelsea have announced the signing of goalkeeper Edouard Mendy from Rennes.
The 28-year-old has signed a five-year-deal in west London with Frank Lampard’s side in a deal worth in the region of £22 million.
He becomes Chelsea’s seventh senior signing of the summer.
Mendy will provide competition with Kepa Arrizabalaga and Willy Caballero this season, and the Senegalese international is ready to get to work.
It’s official! Edouard Mendy is a Blue! ✍️🔵
“I am so excited to be joining Chelsea,” said Mendy to the
official Chelsea website.
“It’s a dream for me to be a part of this exciting squad and to work with Frank Lampard and all of his coaching staff.
“I look forward to meeting my team-mates and can’t wait to get started.”
Chelsea FC director, Marina Granovskaia also added the importance of the deal and highlighted Petr Cech’s influence in the signing.