Chelsea has signed goalkeeper Edouard Mendy from Rennes on a five-year deal.
The 28-year-old Senegal worldwide has made 25 appearances for Rennes after changing into a member of the membership from Reims in 2019.
His medical was achieved on Tuesday, with Chelsea boss Frank Lampard saying he wanted to compete with Kepa Arrizabalaga, who was bought for £71m.
Kepa made a mistake in Liverpool’s second goal in direction of Chelsea throughout the Premier League on Sunday, and Lampard talked about it was “a clear mistake.”
The Senegalesse was omitted ultimate season after making loads of errors.
Amongst them was throughout the FA Cup final, when the 25-year-old goalkeeper was modified by second-choice goalkeeper Willy Caballero, 38.
Ultimate season, Mendy saved a transparent sheet in direction of Rennes in 9 of his 24 Ligue 1 appearances, as compared with Kepa’s eight in 33 appearances for Chelsea. publication of the Premier League.
Mendy blocked 76.3 elements in 100 pictures and allowed one goal in every 114 minutes.
Kepa, then once more, blocked 53.5 % of the ball, allowing one goal in every 63 minutes.
Mendy, who has carried out in eight internationals, is Frank Lampard’s eighth signing given that change window opened this 12 months.