Ruediger Wants Soon to Play for Chelsea
Chelsea’s new defender, Antonio Ruediger, is open about his decision to move to the English Premier League champions. The German player said that he is difficult to refuse the proposal of the Blues.
Antonio Ruediger officially became a member of Chelsea after passing medical tests on Sunday (9/7/2017). The 24-year-old is tied up with a contract until 2022.
The Blues keep the cost of removing the Ruediger. Only, according to news circulating, they spent 34 million pounds (Rp 587 billion) to transport the players from AS Roma.
Ruediger is ready to prove his worth is bought as a replacement for Branislav Ivanovic, who leaves for Zenit St Petersburg.
“It’s good to be in Chelsea, not all players have the same chance to join a Chelsea classmate,” Ruediger said.
Ruediger became Chelsea’s second recruit in the summer of 2017. Previously, Antonio Conte’s squad got Willy Caballero from Manchester City for free.
“I can not wait to meet my teammates and officially become a Chelsea player,” he said.
The Blues Technical Director, Michael Emenalo, also had the same hopes for Ruediger.
“Antonio is very young but he has a lot of experience at club and international level and he has all the qualities to succeed in the English Premier League and we believe he is fast with the team,” Emenalo said.