Chelsea have signed midfielder Moises Caicedo ahead of the 2023-24 English Premier League.
Caicedo has joined Chelsea from Brighton & Hove Albion.
What Moises Caicedo about joining Chelsea
“When I was a kid, I supported Chelsea and used to watch the games. Now it is amazing to be here. It is one of the biggest clubs in the world. I can’t wait to start with the guys, to give my best and to write my own story,” said Caicedo.
“I don’t hope, I am sure we are going to win a lot of titles with this amazing club, to put Chelsea where they deserve to be.”
What Chelsea said about Caicedo
Chelsea co-sporting directors Laurence Stewart and Paul Winstanley added: “Moises has proved himself as a standout player in European football over the past 18 months, and we are thrilled to add him to Mauricio Pochettino‘s squad.
“Moises possesses a rare midfield skill set and is a player we’ve been targeting for some time. We believe he will make a significant impact at Stamford Bridge this season – and in the years ahead.”
More from Caicedo
Caicedo has been capped by Ecuador 32 times in international football.
“I also know there are a lot of kids in Ecuador behind me,” he added.
“I have to be an example for them. I want to represent my country in the best way I can. The people there support me. They wear my shirt. They are an inspiration as well to keep working hard.’