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Cesar Azpilicueta has penned a current four-one year contract with Chelsea that will withhold him at the membership unless 2022.
The west London membership confirmed the news on Tuesday:
Per Chelsea’s commentary, Azpilicueta mentioned: “I’m genuinely elated to extend my defend here at Chelsea. Since I came, I felt the enjoyment and duty to play for this membership, these followers, and each time I am occurring the pitch I are attempting produce my most productive. Optimistically there might perchance be loads to device support and we can withhold Chelsea where it belongs.”
The Spaniard moved to Stamford Bridge from Marseille in August 2012 for a reported fee of £7 million, an absolute bargain given his significance at the membership now.
He is a flexible defender in a predicament to perform as a plump-support on either flank or as a centre-support.
Ever since Azpilicueta, 29, joined Chelsea he has been a key segment of their first crew. The truth he has missed staunch two Premier League video games since the launch of the 2015-sixteen season is an indication of his pleasurable optimistic and consistency.
Below current manager Maurizio Sarri in 2018-19 he has captained Chelsea in league video games, and he is now staunch two appearances away from hitting 300 for the Blues.
It is miniature surprise Azpilicueta has been rewarded with a current contract at Stamford Bridge, and he’s going to most likely remain a key player at Chelsea smartly into his 30s.