Chelse announce Davide Zappacosta

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The 25-year-old will bolster Chelsea’s defensive option for the next four-years.

The Blues from London have completed the singing of fullback Davide Zappacosta from Torino. The Italian international put pen to a four-year contract in a £23million deal.

The signing was secured minutes before the end of the close-season and the defender was more delighted to complete the switch from the Serie A to the Premier League.

“It is a dream for me to join Chelsea and play in the Premier League.” Zappacosta said to

“I am very excited to be here and start working with the team.

“I hope I can show my quality to the coach, my team-mates and the supporters.”

Meanwhile Chelsea’s technical director Michael Emenalo added: “Davide is a player of international calibre who Antonio Conte knows well and we have been aware of for some time.”