Done deal at Stamford Bridge as Chelsea seal two-year contract for a world-class player

The summer transfer window is looking very busy for Thomas Tuchel and Chelsea as some key players are linked away from the Stamford Bridge.

But now, Chelsea star Billy Gilmour has signed a new contract as the Blues exercised their option to extend his contract. The Scottish midfielder was loaned out to English Premier League side Norwich last season but he would be back at to the club for next season.

Chelsea released an official statement on their website to confirm Billy Gilmour’s new contract.

“Chelsea Football Club has exercised an option to extend Billy Gilmour’s contract until 2024. The midfielder, who spent this past season on loan at Norwich City, will remain at the Bridge for at least two more years. Gilmour has 22 Chelsea appearances to his name and turned 21 on Saturday.Billy Gilmour signs new long term contract with Chelsea » Chelsea News“Gilmour joined Chelsea in the summer of 2017 from Rangers in his native Scotland. After two successful years in our Academy, including trophies and a first professional contract, he became a permanent fixture in Frank Lampard’s squad during the 2019/20 campaign. He made his Blues debut in a home game against Sheffield United in August 2019, not long after his 18th birthday, and then signed a new four-year deal at Stamford Bridge.”

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