Reports; Chelsea set to complete their first summer signing
Chelsea Fc are reportedly set to announce the signing of goalkeeper Marcus Bettinelli this week. Bettinelli is a free agent after leaving Fulham in the summer.
As reported in The Guardian, Chelsea have offered Bettinelli with the 29-year-old set to undergo a medical and become the Blues’ third-choice keeper.
2+1 year deal for Marcus Bettinelli at Chelsea.
Bettinelli was a target for Arsenal and Aston Villa as well, but the goalkeeper opted for a move to Chelsea.
Bettinelli has made 120 appearances for Fulham in all competitions during 11 years at the club, keeping 31 clean sheets.
Chelsea let go of Willy Caballero at the end of last season and were in the market for a third-choice keeper. They were linked with Wayne Hennessey, but Burnley managed to snap him up before the Blues could finalize a deal.