Chelsea Football Club have confirmed the signing of Joao Felix on a loan deal from Atletico Madrid.
The Blues made the official announcement on its website on Wednesday, January 11th, 2023. According to reports from England, Chelsea will pay £11 million for the Portuguese international for the remaining five months of the season.
He expressed his delight at a loan move to Chelsea and hopes he can help the team reach its goals this season.
Chelsea is one of the great teams in the world and I hope to help them reach their objectives, so I am very, very happy to be here and very excited to play at Stamford Bridge.
Felix joined Atletico Madrid from Benfica for a record fee of £113 million in the summer transfer window of 2019 which made him the fourth most expensive footballer in the world. He won the Portuguese league with Benfica and also the Laliga title with Atletico in the 2020/21 season.