Chelsea has confirmed that Brazilian midfielder, Kenedy, has left the membership to affix Granada on a season-long mortgage forward of their Premier League opener in opposition to Brighton on Monday.
Chelsea disclosed this in a press release by way of its official web site on Tuesday.
The assertion learn: “Kenedy has joined Granada in Spain on a season-long mortgage.
“The Brazilian returns to La Liga having spent the 2019/20 marketing campaign at Getafe, the place he made 27 appearances in all competitions. He scored three targets and arrange an extra 5.
“The 24-year-old’s new membership Granada kicked off the brand new La Liga season at dwelling to Athletic Bilbao on Friday night time.
“Since becoming a member of Chelsea in 2015 from Fluminense in his native Brazil, Kennedy has made 27 appearances for the Blues and scored three targets, together with on his first begin for the membership in a League Cup recreation at Walsall.
“He additionally has mortgage expertise at Watford and Newcastle within the Premier League, and has represented Brazil at Below-17, Below-20 and Below-23 ranges.”