Chelsea target and Nice Midfielder Jean Michael Seri who was strongly linked with a move to Stamford Bridge has joined London club Fulham today.
Reports indicate that Seri joined the Cottagers in a deal worth £25 million, with Fulham owner Shahid Khan announcing the deal on Twitter today.
The deal is a real sign of intent from the club owner who also owns the Jacksonville Jaguars NFL franchise, and also indicated interest in a bid for Wembley stadium.
Seri had been heavily linked with a move to Chelsea, as the club tried to sign the Ivory Coast international.
He played a key role for Nice in the Ligue 1 last season with 29 appearances, as they finished eighth on the log. The player has opted for regular football at Fulham than a move to Chelsea.