Mudryk signs for Chelsea in $108M deal on 8 1/2-year deal

Ukraine winger Mykhailo Mudryk has become the latest big-money signing for Chelsea under the club’s new American ownership by joining from Shakhtar Donetsk in a deal reportedly worth up to 100 million euros ($108 million). The 22-year-old Mudryk has been heavily linked with a move to Arsenal. He was pictured holding up a Ukraine flag inside Chelsea’s stadium before the Premier League game against Crystal Palace and posing for photos. About 20 minutes into the match, Chelsea announced his signing on an 8 1/2-year deal.