Former Chelsea defender, Branislav Ivanovic has returned to the Premier League, after signing for West Bromwich Albion to play along with Naija Super Eagles star, Semi Ajayi.
The 36-year-old played for Chelsea from 2008 to 2017, with 377 appearances in nine years for Chelsea, winning the EPL, FA Cup, the Champions League, and Europa League, where he was teammates with former Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi, before joining Zenit Saint Petersburg.
Ivanovic has now signed a one-year deal with West Bromwich Albion, who just gained promotion back into the Premier League, and is expected to pair with Nigeria’s Ajayi in defence.
On his return to the Premier League, Ivanovic said: “The Premier League is the best league in the world. I need to challenge myself and I am ready for the challenge. I am really happy to be back playing in the Premier League.”
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