Belgium’s Under-21 Chelsea offensive midfielder, Charly Musonda, joined Celtic in a loan contract for 18 months, the two clubs announced Monday.
The Scottish champion, Celtic, said that both the player and Chelsea believe that their football development will be better in Celtic Park under the direction of manager Brendan Rodgers.
The 21-year-old, who recently signed a new contract with the English champions until 2022, reached the youth categories at Anderlecht before moving to Stamford Bridge in 2012.
Musonda has played several times for Chelsea, scoring in his full debut in a League Cup win over Nottingham Forest in September. He also spent a 1year on loan at Real Betis.