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According to Sky Sports News Transfer CenterChelsea have confirmed that Fikayo Tomori will spend the rest of the season on loan with Serie A leaders AC Milan.
The deal had been in the cards for a long time, with the forms signed and the doctors completed yesterday. However, it has now been formally announced.
Good luck in italy @FikayoTomori_! ???
Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) January 22, 2021
The defender has played 27 games for Chelsea since his promotion from the youth category in 2016. During that time, the player has enjoyed successful transfers at Brighton & Hove Albion, Hull City and Derby County. However, he has only played four games for Chelsea this season, most recently as a substitute in the FA Cup third round win over Morecambe.
Tomori is an England international and was international in 2019. As such, there were high hopes for the player, but Milan have confirmed that the loan agreement includes a purchase option, which according to Sky Sports News is set at € 30 million. (£ 26.6m).
– AC Milan (@acmilan) January 22, 2021