Barcelona have officially announced the signing of former Chelsea defender Andreas Christensen.
Andreas Christensen recently left Chelsea after his contract expired. The Danish defender was a fixture in Thomas Tuchel’s squad, but negotiations for a new deal fell through.
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Chelsea will undoubtedly need to go into the defensive market this summer after losing both Christensen and Antonio Rudiger, who both decided to transfer to Spain.
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According to the tweet below, Barcelona has now formally announced the signing of Christensen on a contract that lasts until 2026.
✍️ Barça sign Andreas Christensen until 2026!
— FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) July 4, 2022
It’s reported on Barcelona website reveals that Christensen’s release clause is €500m. The task for Tuchel now is to find adequate replacements for two of his defenders.