Chelsea make official signing of Mykhailo Mudryk
Chelsea made official the arrival of Mykhailo Mudryk, considered one of the best players in Ukraine
ENGLAND — Mykhailo MudrykUkrainian winger, was announced by the Chelsea as his new reinforcement for the next eight and a half years. Through a statement, the London club made official the arrival of the 22-year-old player, who signed for €100 million (108 million dollars), according to various reports.
“I am very happy to sign for him. Chelsea“, said Mudryk after completing his transfer with the ‘Blues’.
“This is a huge club, in a fantastic league and it is a very attractive project for me at this stage of my career. I am excited to meet my new teammates and am looking forward to working and learning with Graham Potter and his staff,” Mudryk added in words he provided for the club.
Todd Boehleypresident of the Chelseaand Behdad Eghbali, co-controlling owner, said they are happy for the Ukrainian’s arrival to the London team and that his addition adds a lot to the club’s attack.
“We are delighted to welcome Mykhailo to the Chelsea. He is a hugely exciting talent who we believe will be an excellent addition to our team both now and for years to come. He will add more depth to our attack and we know he will receive a warm welcome in London,” Boehly said.
Mudryk He joined Shakhtar Donetsk’s academy in 2016 and, after several first-team call-ups, he took off over the course of the 2021-22 season, racking up two goals and seven assists in 11 league games.
The Ukrainian reached a squad where he will compete for a place in the band with elements such as Christian Pulisic, raheem sterling, Hakim Ziyech, Kai Havertz or the newcomer joao felixwho can also play on the wing despite the fact that his position is more like a midfielder.
In addition, in the case of injuries Sterling Y pulisicIt was how the board decided to look for an element that could unbalance the wings and be able to create dangerous occasions for the team led by Potter.