Chelsea FC youngster Armando Broja follows Tino Livramento and Dynel Simeu to Southampton


helsea youngster Armando Broja has completed a season-extended personal loan transfer to Southampton, the club have confirmed.

The 19-calendar year-aged, who just lately signed a new five-yr deal at Stamford Bridge, is the third Chelsea participant to make the switch to St Mary’s this summer.

Ralph Hasenhuttl has presently included defender Dynel Simeu to the club’s B Group, though Tino Livramento penned a five-year deal next his personal £5million move.

Broja impressed on mortgage with Vitesse Arnhem in the Eredivisie very last season, scoring 11 ambitions for the Dutch club, but has just just one cameo look from the bench in the Leading League for Chelsea.

Even with the departure of Olivier Giroud and the predicted exit of Tammy Abraham, whom Southampton were being also intrigued in, Broja would have been constrained in phrases of odds in west London this time and will now experience the obstacle of supporting to swap the goals of Danny Ings on the south coast pursuing his transfer to Aston Villa.

“I truly feel incredibly delighted. I was genuinely psyched to join Southampton. It is naturally a really excellent Premier League club,” Broja explained.

“They’ve received a superior background and they perform in the greatest league in the earth, so it is amazing for a youthful player to experience it, be in and close to a Premier League team, and understand and establish from the older gamers, the staff members and all people right here. It is a extremely great prospect.”

Southampton are also expected to entire the £15m signing of Adam Armstrong from Blackburn Rovers on Tuesday, beating Crystal Palace and Norwich to the deal.