Following the confirmation of the completion of the deal for Ukranian winger Mykhailo Mudryk Chelsea has announced the jersey number of the 100 million euros record signing of the blues.
Mykhailo Mudryk, who joined the blues from Shakhtar Donetsk, was unveiled today, Sunday, January 15, 2023, in front of thousands of fans at Stamford Bridge during Chelsea’s premier league fixture against Crystal Palace.
It was revealed that Mykhailo Mudryk would wear the number 15 jersey at Chelsea till the end of the season, hinting that the 21-year-old might make his debut against Liverpool in the premier league. Fans are super excited about the addition to the squad as many have their eyes set on seeing how well he is utilized and if he is worth the heavy price tag.
Chelsea, in an official statement released today, confirmed the signing of the young Ukrainian, who is called the young Neymar Jr. f football.
The statement read:
Mykhailo Mudryk has finalised his move from Shakhtar Donetsk to Chelsea after agreeing personal terms with the club. The Ukrainian international, who turned 22 earlier this month, has put pen to paper on an eight-and-a-half year contract with the Blues to seal his move to Stamford Bridge.
Mykhailo Mudryk also spoke about his move to Chelsea. He revealed:
‘I’m so happy to sign for Chelsea, 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’m excited to meet my new team-mates and I’m looking forward to working and learning under Graham Potter and his staff.’