Southampton - Chelsea's promising left back Ryan Bertrand has agreed to join Southampton on a season-long loan deal, as the club look to replace Luke Shaw.
been with the Chelsea since 2006 but has found action hard to come by, spending
last season on loan at Aston Villa.
personally, this is another chance to play and a chance to join a fantastic
club that's moving in the right direction," said Bertrand.
believed to have the option to buy the 24-year-old English player outright next
Koeman added: "I'm very happy to be able to bring Ryan in. He is a top
player who will bring a lot of quality to the team. He has experience at the
highest level and is an exciting, attacking player, which is what I like to see
in my full-backs."
seen a succession of players leave the Premier League club since they finished
eighth last season.
Adam Lallana, Rickie
Lambert and Dejan Lovren have all moved to Liverpool, while Calum Chambers has
expected to fill in for Luke Shaw at left-back, following his move to