Newly signed Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger has taken to social media to post an emotional farewell not to his former club, Roma.
The German full-back joined the English side for a reputed £34m fee.
Rudiger was signed by Roma in 2015 and was integral figure in the team before making the switch to Chelsea.
The defender who also featured for the German side that won the just concluded Confederations cup, posted the farewell letter to Roma fans on social media, saying;
“Hi guys, ljust signed for @chelseaFC The farewell is not easy fur me Deanne I really enjoyed playing
for @alﬁcialasroma with its supporters and I made a Icrr of friends in the ream. But when I heard 0!
the Offer of @chelseaFC I had to think about it and I realized that in life you never know if you’ll get a
second chance For me the Premier League is the most challenging league in me world and Chelsea
with Antonio Conte and his style of defending will be the next step forward for me Neverlneless, I
also want to take this opportunity ta thank the whole Rama staff a. all the fans and my teammata
for their support in 2 amazing years in Rome!