HIDDINK CONFIRMS MIAZGA TO SIGN FOR CHELSEA
Chelsea coach Guus Hiddink has confirmed the club are
set to sign defender Matt Miazga from New York Red
Bulls before the close of the transfer window.
“He [Miazgo] is a promising player,” he told reporters.
We’re not rushing but he will be one of the squad
members for the future.
“[He is a] young guy, stepping up to the national team.
You can see what players are capable of in training.”
The 20-year-old will be joined at Stamford Bridge by
Alexandre Pato with Hiddink confirmed a deal to sign
the Brazilian on loan from Corinithians is close to being
Dutchman. “There are no secrets. He’s now in the
process of paperwork. We won’t rush it and soon he can
go on the pitch.
“It’s not a gamble because coming on loan let’s us see if
he can adapt to the demands. We’ll give him all of the
help we can.
“If you buy players who must make the next step then
it’s more of a risk. We’ll see if the club is happy with him
in the upcoming months. He cannot be fully fit yet.”