By Can Erozden
ANKARA (AA) - French football club Monaco signed Chelsea's Spanish midfielder Cesc Fabregas late Friday.
"AS Monaco are thrilled to announce the arrival of Cesc Fabregas from Chelsea FC on a deal that runs until June 2022," the club said on Twitter.
Fabregas confirmed the move in a post on the social media site.
"Wow. I’m honoured to announce that I will be starting an exciting journey with this wonderfully historic Club. Monaco will be my home for the next 3.5 years and I cannot wait to start this new challenge.”
Fabregas, 31, has been playing for Chelsea since 2014 and won two Premier League titles for the team.
He previously played for English giants Arsenal as well as Spanish heavyweights Barcelona, where he claimed the Spanish La Liga title in 2013.
In addition, Fabregas helped Spain win the 2010 FIFA World Cup title.