Chelsea have reportedly confirmed the signing of 16-year old Ajax wonderkid, Daishawn Redan. 

Redan had reportedly attracted from a number of Europe’s top clubs, including Premier League duo Manchester United and Manchester City.

Ajax had announced back in March that Redan would leave the club at the end of the season.

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“We have mapped out a path for him and there is depth discussions with him and his management,” Ajax youth coach Said Ouaali revealed.  “It is extremely regrettable, obviously they have something else on their minds.”

“We have made every effort to maintain a great talent as Daishawn, but at some point it ends. We wish him all the best with the rest of his career.”

Redan spent 8 years at Ajax, and will now join Chelsea’s academy at Cobham Training Centre on July 1.

Watch a video of some of his goals with Ajax below.