Rudiger moves, leaves Chelsea for Madrid
Chelsea defender, Antonio Rudiger, has completed his move from the London club to La Liga giant, Real Madrid.
Rudiger who left Chelsea on a free transfer, signed a four-year deal with the UEFA champions.
Rudiger moved to Chelsea for an initial fee of £29m from Roma in 2017.
He made 203 appearances and scored 12 goals for the Blues, winning the FA Cup, Champions League, Europa League, Uefa Super Cup and Club World Cup.
Chelsea described Rudiger as “as one of the most passionate characters to represent the club in recent memory”.
“We gave everything and now we enter a situation where we can’t fight any more because of the sanctions and now Toni will leave,” Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel said in April.
Real Madrid have said Rudiger will be publicly unveiled to fans on 20 June.