We are delighted to announce that Asmir Begović completed his transfer from Stoke City to Chelsea. Asmir penned a four-years deal and he’ll join Jose Mourinho’s side as soon as today and travel with the rest of the team to Canada.
“I am very happy to be joining Chelsea FC”, says Asmir. “After speaking at length to the manager, I feel like I can develop here & be an important part of this team. I am looking forward to meeting up with the team on Wednesday for the pre-season tour”.
After five years at Britannia leaving Stoke City is an emotional day for Bosnian international.
“I would like to say thank you to everyone at Stoke Football club, the chairman and Coates family, Mark Hughes and Tony Pulis, goalkeeper coach Andy Quy, all my team mates and especially the fans who have made me and my family so welcome”.
“I have loved my time at Stoke, but feel I had to take this opportunity for me to continue to develop and challenge myself as a player. I am very proud of what we have achieved here at Stoke, and it has been a great team of players to work with. I wish you all the best for the season ahead”.