Chelsea have signed Christian Pulisic from Borussia Dortmund for €64 million and have loaned the united states international back to the Bundesliga club ahead of him moving to the Premier League next summer.
ESPN FC reported on Dec. 29th that Chelsea made a bid of more than £50 million for Pulisic, who has been connected with Manchester United, Liverpool and Bayern Munich among others.
But Chelsea have rushed to tie up a deal for the 20-year-old whose contract with Dortmund was due to expire in 2020.
It has continuously been Christian's massive dream to play in Premier League " Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc said during a club statement".
"This definitely has something to do with his American origin and so we weren't able to prolong his
Because of this background and with his contract running down in 2020, we set to accept Chelsea's incredibly lucrative offer.
"Christian Pulisic has a flawless character. i'm sure he'll do all he can in the coming months to contribute his massive qualities to the squad and win Borussia Dortmund's sporting goals with his teammates."
Since moving to Dortmund in 2016, Pulisic has created 80 appearances however lost his regular starting place under Lucien Favre this campaign because the club were crowned winter champions in Germany.