Chelsea has confirmed the signing of Ajax attacking midfielder Hakim Ziyech as the 27-year-old Moroccan international will join Blues in July with legend’s shirt number.
The 27-year-old Moroccan International will join Chelsea in the summer as the Dutch league has been canceled.
Chelsea had attempted to sign him during the January move window however Ajax were reluctant to let a significant player leave during the season.
The 27-year-old got three assists during the engaging 4-4 draw with Ajax at Stamford Bridge and Chelsea manager Frank Lampard loved what he saw about Ziyech.
Ziyech is currently Lampard’s first signing at Chelsea, yet what shirt would the 27-year-old wear at Chelsea?
Ziyech wore the No 22 shirt at Ajax and that is as of now being worn by Christian Pulisic at Chelsea.
With Pedro set to leave toward the finish of the period and Willian likewise liable to leave in the wake of neglecting to agree with the club, Ziyech could get his No 22 shirt in Chelsea.
Ziyech wears the No 7 shirt with the Moroccan national group yet with N’Golo Kante possessing that unit, this appears to be far-fetched at Chelsea.
He has worn No. 10 for Ajax on various events, while he has additionally worn No. 11 for his nation in 2015/16
Chelsea have given Hakim Ziyech shirt (Jersey) number 22 while Timo Werner gets 11 shirt no.