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Chilwell expecting to ‘win a lot of silverware’ at Chelsea as £50m left-back embraces ‘new challenge’

Ben Chilwell is expecting to “win a lot of silverware” at Chelsea, with the 23-year-old left-back convinced that he made the right decision in taking on a “new challenge” with the Blues.

The highly-rated defender is a product of the academy system at Leicester and spent 11 years on the books at the King Power Stadium after linking up with the Foxes in 2009.

A senior breakthrough was made with club and country while in the East Midlands, with 123 appearances seen across all competitions.

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Ambition was, however, to see Chilwell leave an exit door open as interest in his services began to build.