Official: Ike Ugbo no longer a Chelsea player as he completes move to Genk

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Ike Ugbo has completed a permanent transfer to Belgian side KRC Genk, the club have confirmed.

The 22 year old striker spent last season on loan in Belgium with Cercle Brugge, scoring 16 goals in 32 appearances.

French club Marseille was also interested in signing the young striker but Ugbo chose Genk due to the promise of first team football which Marseille could not guarentee.

The deal could reach up to €7.5M if all add-ons are met. The initial fee is €3.5M with the Blues having a 20% sell-on clause in the deal.

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