Chelsea's first summer signing has been revealed, with the selling club confirming it already

Chelsea players celebrate with teammate Wesley Fofana after he scored their side's goal during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Leeds United at Stamford Bridge on 4 March, 2023 in London, United Kingdom.
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Chelsea have already made their first signing of the 2023 transfer window.

It will come as a surprise to no one, given that Todd Boehly has spent £600 million at the club since acquiring it last summer – but the Blues have yet to give an official confirmation. Not a "comunicado oficial" or anything. Isn't that usually what happens?

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Mark White
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Mark White has been at on FourFourTwo since joining in January 2020, first as a staff writer before becoming content editor in 2023. An encyclopedia of football shirts and boots knowledge – both past and present – Mark has also represented FFT at both FA Cup and League Cup finals (though didn't receive a winners' medal on either occasion) and has written pieces for the mag ranging on subjects from Bobby Robson's season at Barcelona to Robinho's career. He has written cover features for the mag on Mikel Arteta and Martin Odegaard, and is assisted by his cat, Rosie, who has interned for the brand since lockdown.