'Great addition' - Chelsea star Petr Cech thrilled at Cesc Fabregas signing

Petr Cech At Stamford Bridge

Petr Cech has praised Chelsea's signing of Cesc Fabregas.

Chelsea sealed the signing of the summer so far yesterday, and it is going to be one which is hard to top.

Barcelona's Cesc Fabregas was confirmed as a new addition, replacing the recently released Frank Lampard.

His arrival has prompted plenty of discussion on social media from fans of the Blues, but so far only one player has spoken out.

That is veteran goalkeeper Petr Cech, who the BBC caught up with while he was watching tennis at Queen's Club, London, to ask about the new arrival.

He said: "He's a a great player with a lot of experience of playing in England and the Premier League so it's a great addition to the team."

Cech knows from experience how dangerous Fabregas can be, having competed against him for Chelsea while he was at Arsenal and Barcelona.

The question now is whether the Czech Republic star will get the opportunity to play alongside him. 

His future at the club is in question with the looming breakout talent of Thibaut Courtois arrving back at Chelsea this summer, demanding Mourinho choose between him and Cech.

Now he has secured Fabregas to replace Frank Lampard, sorting out the goalkeeping situation may be Mourinho's toughest challenge.

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