The Italian midfielder has completed a move to Chelsea
Following his coach pathway, Jorginho has completed a move to English side, Chelsea. The player has signed a five-year deal with the club for a fee around £57 million. He is also Chelsea first signing in this ongoing summer transfer window.
While talking with Club Official Website, the player has admitted of being excited and happy to join the Blues.
He said,”‘I am absolutely ecstatic to be here at Chelsea. It is not easy to become part of such a big team so I am very, very happy. I am excited to play in such an intense league, for a team that gives everything to play and win.”
Chelsea’s club director Marina Granovskaia added ,”‘We are delighted Jorginho has chosen to join Chelsea. He was one of the most coveted midfielders in Europe and will become an important member of the playing squad. He has demonstrated his quality working under Maurizio Sarri and we are convinced his signing will help bring further success to Stamford Bridge.”
The 26-year-old midfielder is a highly technical footballer capable of dictating the tempo of play in possession with quick passing and movement.
The player has been with Sarri during his coaching period at Napoli and is aware of the Sarri’s high-tempo playing style.
Jorginho has represented the Italian club for over 5-years. He joined the Italian club in 2015 at an undisclosed fee. The player has represented the side in 160 games and has scored 6 goals for the side.
Jorginho was a vital cog in Sarri’s Napoli.