Former and defender Ricardo Carvalho has completed his move to , confirmed ’s account.

The Chinese Super League club landed Chelsea’s for a reported £52 million fee earlier in the transfer window which is managed by Andre Villas Boas.

Shanghai SIPG Sign Former Chelsea And Real Madrid Defender Ricardo CarvalhoAFC Champions League’s Twitter account revealed the news which is yet to be officially confirmed by the club.

Ricardo Carvalho was a free agent since leaving Monaco at the end of last season. The Portuguese has been training with the club during the last few days revealed Villas Boas.

Shanghai SIPG Sign Former Chelsea And Real Madrid Defender Ricardo Carvalho“I have a good relationship with Carvalho, who has a wonderful professional career.”

“His CV makes it impossible for me to doubt his considerable stature among his peers. I’m impressed by the composure he showed on his first day of training. Right now he’s just training with us. We’ll make a decision in due time.”

Shanghai SIPG Sign Former Chelsea And Real Madrid Defender Ricardo CarvalhoHowever, , an assistant coach at the club, recently issued an ambiguously-worded message on his Weibo account saying: “Ricardo Carvalho, it’s a honor to have you on our side.”

The 38 year old was a part of the squad which won the Euro 2016. Winning 3 La Liga titles with Real Madrid, one Champions league with Porto and 3 Premier league titles and 3 FA Cups with Chelsea, he is well known for his achievement in football world.

Shanghai SIPG Sign Former Chelsea And Real Madrid Defender Ricardo CarvalhoShanghai SIPG are one of Chinese football’s star attractions, having also signed from Zenit for a then Asian record £46.1m before smashing that mark when securing Oscar.

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Harshwardhan Sinh Waghela
Harsh is a Psychology graduate from Mumbai’s Jai Hind college, no wonder then he always feels ‘Blue’! Currently he can be found tramping around Delhi with team FootTheBall. Supports Chelsea

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