Chelsea have confirmed the singing of Ben Chilwell from Leicester City. The left-back will join the Blues on a five-year deal, understood to be in the region of £50m.

The English international made 33 appearances for Brendan Rodger’s side during the 19/20 campaign, scoring 3 goals for the Premier League outfit.

The 23-year-old told Chelsea FC: “I am delighted to be joining Chelsea at this very exciting time for the club. I’m looking forward to being a part of this young, dynamic squad led by Frank Lampard as we challenge for honours next season.

“I can’t wait to get started and hopefully it won’t be long before we’re playing in front of the Chelsea fans at Stamford Bridge.”

He will join Timo Werner and Hakim Ziyech to the list of new Chelsea signings, with the current transfer window running until the 5th of October.