De Bruyne completes Chelsea switch

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Chelsea have completed the signing of promising young Belgian midfielder Kevin De Bruyne from Genk, writes Padraig Whelan.

The 20-year-old, who can play out wide or behind the striker, impressed against the Blues during the group stages of this season’s Champions League and has ended weeks of speculation by moving to Stamford Bridge in a deal believed to be worth £6.7 million.

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However, reports that he would immediately be loaned back to the Belgian club have not yet been confirmed by Andre Villas-Boas.