Kalidou Koulibaly has revealed which Chelsea star performed a key function in him leaving Napoli for west London.
Todd Boehly has already sanctioned two main summer time signings for the Blues. Chelsea have signed Raheem Sterling from Premier League rivals Manchester Metropolis.
This was adopted by the west Londoners agreeing a take care of Napoli for Serie A star, Kalidou Koulibaly.
Koulibaly was signed for a charge reported to be near €40m, which is a large sum given he’s already 31 years of age.
Nevertheless, Chelsea have been in determined want of some high quality on the again headed into the brand new season following the departures of Andreas Christensen and Antonio Rudiger.
And Koulibaly, who has dominated the Serie A for a few years, is certain to carry that to this Chelsea facet.
Now, in an interview for his new membership, Koulibaly has detailed how his former teammate at Napoli, Jorginho, performed a key function in him making the change to Stamford Bridge:
“Jorgi truly texted me and requested if I needed to return to Chelsea!” Koulibaly instructed the membership’s web site when reflecting on his path to Stamford Bridge.
“On the time, I wasn’t positive in the event that they needed me however after all, I mentioned I might include pleasure. It was the identical with Edou [Mendy], he requested me the query and I instructed him it was already executed and I might see him quickly! “Now I’m right here, I’m actually completely happy to start out this thrilling journey. The squad seems nice with a very good mixture of youthful gamers and people with extra expertise.”