• Chelsea sign Marcos Alonso from Fiorentina on permanent deal

    Chelsea sign Marcos Alonso from Fiorentina on permanent deal

    Marcos Alonso has joined Chelsea from Fiorentina in a deal reportedly worth around £23 million.

    Fiorentina confirmed the deal on their official website on Wednesday afternoon.

    Antonio Conte has prioritised the signing of a left-back and a centre-back in the final weeks of the transfer window and Alonso has experience in both positions, though he was deployed most regularly on the left of midfield by Fiorentina last season.

    Alonso becomes Chelsea’s fourth senior signing of the summer, joining Michy Batshuayi, N’Golo Kante and […]