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AC Milan Signs Fikayo Tomori On Loan From Chelsea

AC Milan has announced the signing of Chelsea defender, Fikayo Tomori, on loan for the rest of the season with an option to make deal permanent

The Rossoneri disclosed on their official website where it was stated that they were delighted to announce the signing.

Milan wrote: “AC Milan is delighted to announce the signing of Oluwafikayomi Oluwadamilola Tomori on loan from Chelsea FC until the end of the season. The defender has signed a contract until June 30, 2021, but AC Milan have an option to make the deal permanent.”

Tomori, who made his Premier League debut with Chelsea in 2016, was born in Calgary, Canada, on December 19, 1997, and spent his youth career at the London-based club.

Between January 2017 and June 2019, Tomori was on loan to Brighton, where he made 10 appearances, at Hull City with 26 appearances, and at Derby County , 55 appearances with 2 goals, before returning to Chelsea.

Though, he was born in Canada, but became a British citizen through naturalization. Tomori played 3 games for the Canada Under-20 team before deciding to represent England internationally.

He was part of the England Under-20 team that won the FIFA U-20 World Cup in 2017 and made his debut for the England senior side in November 2019.

Tomori made 27 appearances for Chelsea and scored 2 goals.

Milan has revealed that Tomori will wear number 23 jersey

The defender will wear the number 23 jersey,“- Milan wrote.

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