Hakim Ziyech became a new Chelsea player. However, he will go to the team from London after the end of the season. He will spend the remainder on loan at Ajax Amsterdam. The Blues paid 35 million pounds for Moroccan services. The future of the Ajax Amsterdam star seems to have been solved. The Morocco representative is expected to hit London for 38 million pounds.
The first transfer window this year with Chelsea turned out to be a huge misfire. The British fought for the possibility of winter shopping to the very end eventually achieving their intended goal. Less than a dozen or so months ago, the capital’s team was banned from acquiring new players. This was finally removed before the start of the new year and Chelsea could easily proceed to winter shopping. They could but eventually, they did not join. The first transfer speculations began to appear only now.
🚨 BREAKING: Ajax confirm that Hakim Ziyech will join Chelsea in the summer 🚨 pic.twitter.com/Wm2ypw4uDG
— B/R Football (@brfootball) February 13, 2020
Ziyech’s move to Stamford Bridge will be the end of a four-year episode in Amsterdam. The Moroccan representative came to the capital of the Netherlands in 2016. At that time, he changed Twente to Ajax crediting his current club account by EUR 11 million. Offensive midfielder or winger Ziyech in the colors of Amsterdam played a total of 159 appearances. During this time, he scored 48 goals and 82 assists, becoming the leading figure in the ranks led by Erik ten The Hague.
BREAKING: Chelsea confirm they have reached an agreement with Ajax for the transfer of Hakim Ziyech.
He will join the Premier League club on July 1st after finishing this season with Ajax. pic.twitter.com/p7yrH3EJMT
— ESPN FC (@ESPNFC) February 13, 2020
Ziyech’s transfer to the Premier League will be Ajax’s third huge loss in recent times. In the summer, the capital group also left Frenkie de Jong and Matthijs de Ligt. The central midfielder for 75 million euros moved to Barcelona. The former captain of Ajax became a player of Juventus.