Chelsea Football Club has formally announced the signing of Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid on a five-year-deal.
Morata will now join up with the squad on its pre-season tour of Asia.
Upon completing his transfer, Morata said, ‘I am so happy to be here. It’s an incredible emotion to be part of this big club. I am looking to work hard, score as many goals as I can and to win as many trophies as possible.’
Technical director Michael Emenalo added, ‘We are delighted to complete Alvaro’s signing and welcome him to the club. We believe he can make a great impact for Chelsea and look forward to seeing him in action.
‘Alvaro has proven class at the highest level and his quality will be a huge asset to Antonio and the squad.’