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Former England keeper Green has joined Chelsea, which took many people by surprise, just as these other deals did
You’ll struggle to find fans who could have seen Rob Green joining Chelsea.
A very good goalkeeper with vast experience, but at 38, not one for the future.
Having spent last season as Huddersfield’s back-up goalie, Green was thinking about his future.
“It has been a whirlwind 24 hours. You are thinking about your career and where you want to go and then you get a phone call like this, and it is a short conversation,” he told chelseafc.com.
“It has been a pretty dramatic time for me and I can’t wait to get started. I am absolutely delighted and it is a thrill and an honour to be here.”
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