Bournemouth have sealed Bosnia goalkeeper Asmir Begovic on a long-term understanding from Premier League champions Chelsea.
Begovic was Chelsea’s second-choice screw behind Thibaut Courtois and, nonetheless conjunction bar disclosed a price for a 29-year-old, British media reported that Bournemouth had paid Chelsea 10 million pounds ($12.85 million) for his services.
Begovic sealed for Chelsea from Stoke City in 2015 and went on to make 33 appearances for a club. He began his career during Portsmouth and spent time on loan during Bournemouth in 2007.
“AFC Bournemouth is an exciting, desirous bar that has all in place for a really splendid future,” Begovic pronounced in a matter on Bournemouth’s website (www.afcb.co.uk).
“Being partial of a title-winning group during Chelsea was extraordinary though we felt now was a right time to pierce on since we wish to be personification unchanging football.”
Bournemouth finished a Premier League deteriorate in ninth place, securing top-flight football for a third unbroken term.
“Asmir is an superb goalkeeper who has valid himself able of behaving during a top turn over a series of years,” Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe said.
“He is during a right age and a right fit. He is a personality as good and accurately a kind of impression we wish in a team.”