Chelsea Defender Joins West Ham.

West Ham have affirmed the marking of safeguard Kurt Zouma from Chelsea for a revealed £29.8 million charge.

Zouma, who has addressed France, leaves Stamford Bridge following seven years having played in two Premier League title-winning sides and was important for the Blues crew that lifted the Champions League last season.

The previous Saint Etienne player has additionally had spells borrowed at Stoke City and Everton during his time at Chelsea.

Zouma, 26, will get together with David Moyes’ side in front of connecting up with France for their forthcoming World Cup qualifiers this month.

“I’m exceptionally glad and extremely pleased,” told the club’s site.

“My discussion with the chief went exceptionally quick. I just felt like he truly needed me to come and join the group, particularly a decent group that is begun the season incredibly, well.

“With the incredible season that West Ham had last year, that gave the group a great deal of certainty to work on this year – and I need to assist the group with doing that.”

Sledges supervisor David Moyes was satisfied to invite the 26-year-old to the London Stadium.

“I’m enchanted to invite Kurt to West Ham United. He is a player we have followed for quite a while, and we have taken extraordinary consideration and perseverance to get the exchange going. He was forever our best option and I am exceptionally glad that he is currently our player.

“Kurt will join a crew loaded with players who are ravenous and aspiring. He will give contest to our crew. He is a solid, incredible player with extraordinary involvement with the Premier League while he is additionally at a decent age for a middle back.

“Kurt has appreciated extraordinary accomplishment at Chelsea and I can see that still up in the air to keep being effective here at the London Stadium. Myself, the training staff and players are for the most part anticipating working with him and we hope everything turns out great for him all in his profession with us,” he said.

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