English Midfielder, Ruben Loftus-cheek has completed a transfer move from Chelsea to Italian Seria A giants, AC Milan.
Loftus-Cheek signed a four-year deal with the Rossoneri as a massive exodus continues with the aim of summer rebuild under incoming new manager, Mauricio Pochettino.
Financial details of the deal were not disclosed but British media reported that the 27-year-old, who joined Chelsea aged eight, was signed for an initial fee of €16 million ($17.47 million).
“After 19 years as a Chelsea player, Ruben Loftus-Cheek has left the club and completed a permanent transfer to AC Milan,” Chelsea said in a statement.
“A dedicated professional and a friendly and popular person throughout Cobham (training ground), Loftus-Cheek departs having made 155 appearances — in which 13 goals were scored — and with Premier League, Europa League, and UEFA Super Cup winner’s medals.”