Champions league winners chelsea signs marcus Bettinelli on a two years contract as back up goalkeeper .
The 29 years old english goalkeeper will serve as back up to Club number one Edourd Mendy and Kepa Arrizabalaga following the exit of former manchester city goal keeper willy caballero from the club.
Bettinelli becomes first chelsea signing this summer as the blues have had a slow start in the transfer market in terms of recuiting new legs.
Chelsea Signs Marcus Bettinelli
Chelsea on their official facebook page confirmed the signing “Marcus Bettinelli joins Chelsea on a two-years contract as back up goalkeeper. ”
The 6ft 4in keeper spent over a decade at Craven Cottage, making 120 appearances for the Whites, and also represented the England Under-21 team earlier in his career.
Excited marcus told chelsea Official website ”
It’s always been a special club. I know the area very well so it’s been a dream of mine to come over to this side and it has finally happened.
There were some talks a few years ago when I was a bit younger and for whatever reason that did not come about but I am here now.
‘I am really excited to be involved and looking forward to trying to impress and help the team as much as I can.’ he concluded.