Chelsea complete signing of top teenage defender

Chelsea beaten Premier League rivals Arsenal to the signature of Romanian starlet defender Cristian Manea, according to Viitorul Constanta’s chairman (via the Daily Express). READ MORE: Chelsea Transfer Gossip The 17-year-old has signed a five-year contract with the Blues, but will now likely be sent out on loan to farm club Vitesse Arnhem in the Netherlands. Manea comes highly-rated, and though he plays predominantly as a right-back, but can also feature in the heart of the defence or further forward in a defensive midfield position. The news was broken on…

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