After signing him on a five year deal, the blues have confirmed sarr to be on loan out in 2020/2021 season to valuable game and add to his experience before he re-joins the squad
Sarr arrives with plenty of experience in France, after playing many times over for OGC Nice and earning the club’s -‘young player of the year award’.
In a statement, Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia said:
“The opportunity to sign Malang was one we could not miss. He is a tremendous prospect and we will be monitoring him closely during his loan period, hoping he will soon be back at Chelsea. We are very happy to welcome him to the club today.”source: express.co.uk (Thursday, August 27, 2020)
Chelsea have been busy in the transfer window having already brought in Timo Werner, Hakim Ziyech, Ben Chilwell and Xavier Mbuyamba.
Sarr, who has represented France U16 to U21 level, plays primarily as a centre-back but also featured at left-back on occasion for Nice.