OFFICIAL: Chelsea top defender has sign new contract
Chelsea defender Chilwell signs a new two-year contract extension until 2027. Ben Chilwell has been integral towards Chelsea’s success since joining from Leicester City in 2020, winning the Champions League, UEFA Super Cup and FIFA Club World Cup with the Blues.
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Chelsea have been handed a huge boost ahead of the summer transfer window by tying Ben Chilwell down to a new contract. The 26-year-old has been heavily linked with a move to Manchester City in recent weeks as he continues to impress for the Blues.
Chilwell has agreed to extend his deal with the west London outfit by a further two years, keeping him at Stamford Bridge until 2027. In an official statement on the club’s website, the defender said:
“I feel very settled at Chelsea and have really enjoyed my time on the pitch here so I’m very pleased the club want me to be part of the project long-term, and am very happy to sign this extension to my contract.
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“We are working hard for success and I will do my best to bring more smiles to the faces of the fans who have made me feel so welcome.”
Chilwell has featured 19 times for the Blues in the Premier League this term, directly contributing towards five goals from left-back. Despite having missed a large chunk of the season through injury, the England international has been a shining light at the club.
Ben Chilwell will end uncertainty about his future by extending his stay at Chelsea until 2027.
Left-back Chilwell is set to sign a new deal that will see him land a pay rise taking his wages to beyond £200,000-per-week and add another two years to his spell at Stamford Bridge.
England defender Chilwell joined Chelsea from Leicester for £50m in 2020, signing a five-year contract.