moved from Rennes to join “Sing the Blues”. For a fee of 22 million pounds and signed a five-year contract, then the Senegal national team goalkeeper became the main force down. Playing 94 games in all competitions and winning the Champions League in his first season with the team
, Mendy has also been outstanding as he was voted the best goalkeeper by both FIFA and UEFA in 2021.
Mendy currently has two years left on his contract at Stamford Bridge. And reports say extending the 30-year-old is a top priority for owner Todd Bohley.
The Senegalese stopper was signed to compete with Kepa Arrizabalaga but has exceeded expectations, establishing himself as Chelsea’s first choice and becoming one of the world’s leading goalkeepers.
He helped Chelsea win the Champions League in his first season, keeping a record-equalling nine clean sheets along the way.
. That Mendy and Chelsea are still negotiating right now. Due to wages at “Sing the Blues”
It is estimated that Mendy, currently earning around £52,000 at Chelsea, is one of the lowest-paid players in Chelsea’s first team, while second seed Kepa currently earns around £150,000.