Chelsea have signed French centre-back Wesley Fofana from Leicester City on a seven-year deal.

A France Under-21 international, Fofana joined Leicester from French side Saint-Etienne in 2020 and has since made 36 Premier League appearances.

He was restricted to just seven league games during the 2021-22 campaign after breaking his leg in a pre-season friendly against Villarreal.

“The two last days have been really big for me and I’m very happy,” he said.

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