Kepa, The 23-year old Spanish goalkeeper signed ahead of the upcoming premier league season having signed-seven years contract of £71.6m! with Chelsea Fc at Stamford Bridge today – stannova source.
The young goalkeeper, who has solid experience and have played over 100 career leagues with more than 60 appearance in La Liga, he is also among the team that went to World Cup in Russia because of his experience.
On signing the contract at Stamford Bridge, he said “It’s important decision I have made so far to join the Chelsea Fc and for my career also.”
Have dreamed of joining the Club and I must confess that am so excited and thanking Chelsea Fc for trusting me, he said.
However, Marina Granovskaia – Director, appended that Kepa is a young goalkeeper we have admired for a long time and we’re happy to welcoming him. His long term contract is the reflection of the trust we have in him for the summer league.
He also added that Kepa possesses quick, agile and fantastic reflexes after emerging as Athletic Bilbao’s first-choice keeper two years ago. He’s credence with the ball at his feet and have the ability to kick it off from the goalpost, even when under entreaty.
In January 2015, Kepa was on loan at SD Ponferradina, a Spanish second division Side in which he debut against Racing Santander, he also went for another loan with Real Valladolid, before he pulling back to Balboa on 2016/17. He was born in Ondarroa, a Basque Seaside town. He emerge as the fourth-tier feeder club Basconia on the age of nine. At his youth level, he received an international award.