Kenneth Omeruo signs permanent deal with Leganes from Chelsea

Nigeria international, Kenneth Omeruo has rejoined Spanish club, Leganes on a permanent deal from Premier League side, Chelsea.

The 25-year-old's 31 appearances for the La Liga outfit last season came in his seventh loan move away from Chelsea who had been his parent club for seven years.

"I'm so happy to be joining a team that helped me grow so much last season," Omeruo wrote on social media. I can't wait to start and help this team achieve greatness."

"I have nothing but love for this club. Chelsea made my dreams as a child to become a reality. Thank you for an amazing seven years," he added.

"Thanks to all Chelsea fans for the love. Thank you Eddie Newton, you are an amazing coach and manager. I will never forget this club. But it's time to move on and realise my full potential."

Omeruo joined Chelsea in 2012 from Belgian club Standard Liege, but was sent out on loan to the Netherlands, the English Championship, Turkish Super Lig and Spanish La Liga.