Sala also heads to Hamburg

The 19-year-old attacking midfielder joined the Chelsea academy

from Atalanta when he was 15 and was a regular in the reserve team

last season. He has signed a three-year contract with Hamburg after

passing a medical. “Jacopo is a player with a future,” sporting

director Arnesen told Hamburg’s official website. “He has played

for all the Italy youth teams and has excellent technical and

physical attributes.”