01.09.2013 Sports News

Chelsea recruits the Ghanaian Christian Atsu and then loans him to Vitesse Arnhem

By Moutakilou MUMUNI -
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Listen to article Pending for a few days, the transfer of Christian Atsu to Chelsea was formalized on Sunday. The Ghanaian midfielder has signed for 5 years for the Blues from FC Porto.

However, facing the stiff challenge in the workforce of José Mourinho , Atsu would rather go on loan for one season at Vitesse Arnhem (Netherlands). A Club in partnership with the Blues and that enjoys each season several young shoots of Chelsea. Kakuta, Piazon and Marc van Ginkel are some examples.

Atsu (21 years) is a Ghanaian international. He notably played last Afcon with the Black Stars. Recruited in January 2010 by Porto from Cheetah FC, he has struggled to get a place. The following year, Atsu is loaned to Rio Ave vying for 30 games 6 goals. Returned last summer to his club, he has participated in 17 games.


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