Ross Barkleyhassigned for Chelseafrom Everton.
The 24-year-old’s contract at Goodison Park was due to expire at the end of the season after he rejected a new deal with the Toffees.
A move to Chelsea on transfer deadline day in August did not go through.
However, Barkley has now moved to Stamford Bridge for £15 million.Barkley has signed a five-and-a-half-year contract, which runs until 2023.
‘I’m overwhelmed, I’m looking forward to it and I’m really excited to get started,’ Barkley told his new club’s official website.‘To be given a fresh start at a new club like Chelsea, it’s unbelievable for me.
I’m looking forward to continuing where I left off at the end of last season and hoping to improve and add more goals to my game.’
Director Marina Granovskaia added: ‘Ross is a player we have long admired and are certain he will prove to be an important player for Chelsea.