Kai Havertz Show Off In Chelsea Shirt After £90m Transfer Completed

Frank Lampard seems not to relent in his revolution of Chelsea as the club on Friday evening confirmed Kai Havertz's £90million transfer.

The 21-year-old joins for an initial £71m, plus various add-ons. He has signed a five-year contract.

“I am very happy and proud to be here,” Havertz told the club's website.

“For me it is a dream come true to play in a big club like Chelsea and I can't wait to meet all the players and the trainers. Yeah, I am very happy to be here!”

Havertz wasted no time to show off his new colours, with Chelsea posting a picture of their new recruit in kit at Stamford Bridge.

Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich has underpinned a hugely-impressive transfer window for the Blues, with manager Frank Lampard backed to launch a new Stamford Bridge era.

Prolific Germany striker Timo Werner, Ajax's Hakim Ziyech and Leicester's England left-back Ben Chilwell have all arrived in west London in big-money deals.

France Under-21 defender Malang Sarr has huge promise having signed on a free transfer but will head out on loan, while Brazil stalwart Thiago Silva has arrived from Paris St Germain.

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The Blues have battled past their transfer ban and losing talisman Eden Hazard to Real Madrid last summer, with new boss Lampard impressing in a challenging first year at the helm.

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