Chelsea have officially announced the complete transfer of their England right back Todd Kane to gain first team football as well as experience with Dutch side NEC Nijmegen.
This report was made known by Chelsea official website that the England U19 defender would be on a season-long loan for 2015/2016 season.
“The 21-year-old, who signed a new contract with Chelsea earlier this week, joined us as an Under-8 and will continue his development in the Eredivisie”
The right back first signed for Chelsea in 2001 for the under 8-level and has since progresses through the youth system. Kane was part of the Blues team that won the the UEFA Champions league in Munich in 2012 although he did not play. He was also part of Chelsea under-18 side that won the FA Youth Cup in 2012
The 21-year old right back spent the second half of last season on loan to Nottingham Forest where he made eight appearances for the Forest. He has also been on loaned to several other clubs such as Blackburn Rovers, Preston North End and Bristol City.
Although kane has not made any debut for the Blues senior team but he is seen as the next future star to replace the aging Branislav Ivanovic.