Russian club Zenit St. Petersburg have completed the signing of Chelsea’s veteran defender, Branislav Ivanovic.
Ivanovic spent 9 years at Stamford Bridge after joining from Lokomotiv Moscow in 2008, winning 9 trophies in a very successful spell at the club.
He made 377 appearances for the club, winning every major trophy at club level. His last match for Chelsea was a 4-0 win over Brentford in the FA Cup on Sunday, scoring as he leaves the club a legend.
Zenit announced the transfer on Tuesday, as they signed the Serbian defender on a 3-and-a-half year deal.
— FC Zenit in English (@fczenit_en) February 1, 2017