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02 September 2017, 01:09 | Kristopher Drake
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Those formalities have been concluded as Chelsea announced on Chelseafc.com a short time ago that Zappacosta has joined the clubs on a four-year contract. The 27-year old was a stalwart in Leicester's midfield over the past two seasons, proving reliable in a title-winning campaign and bringing a sense of calmness during last season's step backwards.
"To get that kind of price for a player who isn't a starter for them is pretty damn good".
Zappacosta is a player that Antonio Conte knows well, having handed the 25-year-old his first place in an Italy squad in 2016 during the manager's spell in charge of the national side. I am very excited to be here and start working with the team.
The defender signed a four-year deal with the west London club, while the England worldwide agreed to a five-year deal with the English champions. They joined goalkeeper Willy Caballero, defender Antonio Rudiger, midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko and striker Alvaro Morata as new members of the London football powerhouse as chief coach Antonio Conte gets ready for the 2017-18 season, according to Chelsea's website.
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