Kenneth Omeruo, Chelsea Football Club defender, has moved to Club Deportivo Leganes on loan.
A deal has been signed to that effect.
Omeruo who plays for the Super Eagles of Nigeria was unveiled on Tuesday.
He will be part of the club’s team for the 2018/ 2019 season which commences on Monday with an away game at Atletico Bilbao.
Head of Sports, Temple Management Company, TMC, Koye Sowemimo, confirmed the deal.
His words: “We are delighted to see Kenneth join C.D. Leganes in La Liga. This move brings him closer to his supporters who will now be able to watch him regularly on TV. This move comes off the back of a successful world cup outing where he demonstrated why he is Nigeria’s best central defender.”
Omeruo is expected to provide multiple options for the Mauricio Pellegrino side.