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Chelsea announce signing of German international

Antonio Rudiger gets his Chelsea shirt from the club's Technical Director Michael Emenalo
Antonio Rudiger gets his Chelsea shirt from the club's Technical Director Michael Emenalo

Chelsea have announced the signing of Antonio Rudiger from Roma on a five-year deal.

The club have also announced that the German defender will wear the Number 2 shirt.

On the club's website the 24-year old said: ‘It’s a great feeling because not every player has the opportunity to join a huge club like this.

'I am looking forward to meeting up with my new team-mates and I’m very proud to officially become a Chelsea player.’