Bakayoko joins Napoli on loan

Chelsea midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko provides joined Napoli on a season-long mortgage.

The 26-year-old became a member of Chelsea for £40m in 2017 but spent just one season in the club before being sent upon loans to AC Milan great former club Monaco.

The move sees Bakayoko reunited with Napoli boss Gennaro Gattuso, who managed him during their loan with AC Milan.

Milan were in foretells re-sign Bakayoko last month, possibly on loan or on a long term deal, while Paris Saint-Germain furthermore showed interest.

Bakayoko’s departure is the latest transaction about what has been a hectic transfer window on Stamford Bridge, with several main acquisitions having been made by Frank Lampard.

Bakayoko follows many other central midfielder Ross Barkley from loan, with the England midfielder getting joined Aston Villa last week.

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