Chelsea have completed the signing of Saul Niguez on a season-long loan from Atletico Madrid.
The 26-year-old makes the switch to west London for the 2021/22 campaign and they have an option to make the deal permanent next summer.
They will pay a £4 million loan fee, with a view to making the deal permanent for around £30 million next summer.
This signing has pave way for fans debating on whether he will replace Kante - European best Midfielder or Jorginho - European best player. One of these players must be a substitute for Saul to a starter.
Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia: "We welcome Saul to the Club and believe he completes our squad as we compete for honours in five different competitions this season. He is a proven winner, a player with huge experience and we know he will be very well-suited to the challenges that face us on all fronts in the coming year."
Between these three (3) players Kante, Jorginho, and Saul Niguez, who is going to be a starter and who is going to a substitute.
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