Carney Chukwuemeka on joining Chelsea:
“I couldn’t get Chelsea out of my head the last few days so I’m happy and relieved that it’s all done. I’m so excited and just can’t wait to get on the pitch, meet all the players and try to win games and trophies with Chelsea.”
Chukwuemeka reveals he’s been a fan of Chelsea since he was a kid:
“To hear myself say ‘I play for Chelsea Football Club’ means the world to me.
“I want to be a player for Chelsea that has never been seen before at this football club.”
Todd Boehly on Carney Chukwuemeka: “Carney is one of the most exciting young players in Europe so we are really looking forward to seeing him in action at Stamford Bridge. We are delighted to be able to bring him to Chelsea and add such a talented young individual to our squad for the new season and beyond.”
Behdad Eghbali and José E. Feliciano on Carney Chukwuemeka: “We are building for both the now and the future so signing one of the hottest teenage talents in English football fits with both those aims. Chelsea have shown that young potential can be fulfilled at this club and under our ownership we are determined this will continue. We are looking forward to Carney thriving here.”